RE: db link
Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2009 13:16:07 -0400
You need to update the tnsnames.ora file on the db server.
Senior Oracle DBA/NA Team Lead
[mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Zelli, Brian Sent: Thursday, October 29, 2009 12:35 PM To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
Subject: db link
I'm creating a link:
1 Create public database link "LIMS_TO_ERT" connect to "XXX"
2 identified by "XXXXX"
3 using 'PRODERT.ROSWELLPARK.ORG'
it tells me the link is created, yet when I try and access thru the link I get:
SQL> desc rpci.ert_lims_iface_at_lims_to_ert;
ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified
I have the PRODERT.ROSWELLPARK.ORG in my tnsnames and I can connect with sqlplus to that db. So what's wrong? All we did was move the database to a new server.
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