RE: Oracle 8i and 9i on same Windows server?
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 2008 11:12:50 -0700
Not true - the 8i (or more specifically 8.1.7) client works with 10g just fine and I use it on a regular basis. This config was even officially supported at one time but is no longer supported only because the 8i database has been desupported - Metalink note 207303.1 ("Client / Server / Interoperability Support Between Different Oracle Versions") confirms this.
From: oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org [mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of SHEEHAN, JEREMY
From what I remember you'll have to use a 9i client to connect to a 10g database.
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