RE: windows host name length
Date: Fri, 3 Apr 2009 14:04:29 -0400
Well, now that I can get to Metalink, it's Doc ID: 753157.1 and yes it does pertain to HP-UX only.
From: Jared Still [mailto:jkstill_at_gmail.com]
Sent: Friday, April 03, 2009 1:53 PM
To: Goulet, Richard
Subject: Re: windows host name length
I just did this on both a 9i and 10g Windows database:
select host_name from v$instance;
And got back the full 10 character names
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 6:46 AM, Goulet, Richard <Richard.Goulet_at_parexel.com> wrote:
Not being a Windoze admin I certainly don't know, but there is a bug in Oracle (at least through 10g) that limits the host_name in v$instance to the first 8 characters.
[mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Jeffrey Beckstrom
Sent: Friday, April 03, 2009 7:35 AM To: oracle-l-freelists; oracle-db-l Subject: windows host name length We just received some new servers and the admin group isproposing a new naming convention for them. The name would be 12 characters in length. Are there any limitations on windows for the length of a server name?
Jeffrey Beckstrom Database Administrator Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 1240 W. 6th Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113Received on Fri Apr 03 2009 - 13:04:29 CDT