RE: Tnsnames mystery

From: Kevin Lidh <>
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2012 09:23:29 -0600
Message-ID: <002401cd7fb0$ebc04370$c340ca50$>

Is there something in the "My Documents" directory? I had a client with Windows XP and they had a copy of an old tnsnames.ora file there and Oracle looked there first.

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From: [] On Behalf Of Storey, Robert (DCSO) Sent: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 9:19 AM
To: ''; Subject: RE: Tnsnames mystery

We use IP addresses
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From: [] On Behalf Of Brian Anderson Sent: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 10:13 AM
Subject: Re: Tnsnames mystery

does the tnsnames.ora have the ip address or the host name.

if host name check the local hosts file.

On 8/21/2012 11:04 AM, Storey, Robert (DCSO) wrote:
> Sorry.. Windows XP.
> Names.Directory_path= (TNSNAMES)
> TNS_ADMIN is not set. Using the SET command did not show it in the list of variables.



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