Re: tnsManager Vs OID

From: Jared Still <>
Date: Sat, 24 Oct 2009 18:56:03 -0700
Message-ID: <>

On Sat, Oct 24, 2009 at 10:52 AM, Martin Bach <
> wrote:

> Hi Sundar,
> OID-in a nutshell-is a LDAP compliant directory server which uses the RDBMS
> as a persistence layer as far as I know.

Yes, that sounds about right AFAIK.

> I don't think that OID can be considered "lightweight" :)

No, not lightweight. But once you know a little about it, not too bad to administer if only used for names resolution.

If doing anything else, like Apps SSO and AD sync, it can get ugly.

Jared Still
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist Oracle Blog: Home Page:

Received on Sat Oct 24 2009 - 20:56:03 CDT

Original text of this message