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Re: odbc driver Oracle 8.1.7.4

From: Tom <tnieuwenhuis_at_wanadoo.nl>
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2004 12:53:21 +0200
Message-ID: <408f8ced$0$65937$a344fe98@news.versatel.net>


Hi,

I've installed Oracle ODBC driver 8.1.7.1.0 and MDAC 2.7 SP 1 and got rid of some session.lcid = .... and that fixed the problem!

It seems to me that IIS 4 was not that strict regarding some session variables, but IIS 5 is..... anyway: I'm a happy person again. Thanx!

Tom

"Paul Drake" <drak0nian_at_yahoo.com> wrote in message news:1ac7c7b3.0404272044.3f504c1_at_posting.google.com...
> Brian Peasland <dba_at_remove_spam.peasland.com> wrote in message
news:<408ECF6D.C5DC8DC8_at_remove_spam.peasland.com>...
> > Tom wrote:
> > >
> > > Hi all,
> > >
> > > Not sure whether or not this is the right newsgroup to post this
question,
> > > but here it is:
> > > Does anybody know what combination of Oracle / MS ODBC driver and MDAC
is
> > > best for a Windows 2000 SP 4 Server? I'm running Oracle 8.1.7.4.0.
I've
> > > tested several ODBC drivers and MDAC 2.5 / 2.7 SP1, but I keep getting
> > > errors about wrong datatypes in my ASP code. The code worked fine on a
NT4
> > > system, but I'm upgrading to W2000 Server. The problems appear ad
random:
> > > sometimes there are no problems at all, but every now and then (quite
often
> > > as a matter of fact) the system cannot open a recordset or execute a
query
> > > and then IIS 5 hangs.
> > >
> > > Anybody familiar with this problem?
> > >
> > > Any help is appreciated, since I've been searching for a couple of
days now!
> > >
> > > Thanx!
> > >
> > > Tom
> >
> > The best ODBC drivers I've seen for Oracle, are from Oracle. Install
> > Oracle's ODBC drivers. I've also seen good ODBC drivers from Data Direct
> > (?) but they cost $$$$$. I've had bad problems with MS's ODBC drivers
> > for Oracle, so I stay away from them.
> >
> > HTH,
> > Brian
>
> IIRC,
> Oracle released a patchset 8.1.7.5.0 for ODBC.
> Check metalink for patchsets/one off patches.
>
> hth.
>
> Pd
Received on Wed Apr 28 2004 - 05:53:21 CDT

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