Re: Oracle and Pro*C

From: Carlos <>
Date: Thu, 5 Jun 2008 09:42:59 -0700 (PDT)
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On 5 jun, 18:13, wrote:
> Hello,
> I maintain an application using Pro*C programs to access to an Oracle
> database.
> For the moment, programs and datas are together located on the same
> server... but, in the case of an architecture "client-
> server" (application located on a server, database located on another
> one), is it necessary to install an Oracle client (librairies...) on
> the application server to communicate with the database server ?
> In others words : Are executables generated from Pro*C API need to
> work with Oracle librairies in local ? Or, these executables are self-
> working, not needing to access to Oracle functions locally based ?
> Thanks a lot in advance for your answers.
> Sebastien

Yes, you'll need the oracle client for the platform where the client application is.

HTH. Cheers.

Carlos. Received on Thu Jun 05 2008 - 11:42:59 CDT

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