RE: IFILE directive for tnsnames.ora

From: Dunbar, Norman (Capgemini) <"Dunbar,>
Date: Tue, 11 Jan 2011 15:55:13 -0000
Message-ID: <919FC80F27E0C6428106496EDF92A75210B943AB_at_EXCCLUS05.PRODDS.NTNL>

>> Recently, I've opened an enhancement request with Oracle,
>> asking them to
>> implement an "IFILE" directive like there is for the
>> init.ora. Support

I'm almost 100% sure that we already use IFILE in at least one tnsnames.ora file that we use here!


Norman Dunbar
Contract Senior Oracle DBA
Capgemini Database Team (EA)
Internal : 7 28 2051
External : 0113 231 2051

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