Re: Installation of Oracle with unixODBC

From: DA Morgan <>
Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2008 07:23:42 -0800
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Andreas Thiele wrote:
> Hi,
> at least since Oracle 10.2.0 the Oracle Linux distribution contains an ODBC
> driver which works with unixODBC. After installation of the Oracle Enterprise
> Edition, the driver can be found at
> Simply using this library in odbcinst.ini (Driver = ) made ODBC work on my
> Suse Linux Enterprise 9 installation. I can access my database with unixODBC's
> isql odbc worksheet and query the database.
> Part of my own software does not work and causes segmentation faults when
> calling SQLExecute. Thus my question is:
> Is there any documentation available from Oracle which explains installation
> of ODBC under Linux? (I could not find any)
> Andreas

Please don't cross-post to every usenet group you can find. All it does is waste bandwidth ... ours.

The missing rpms can be found on the Oracle Linux CDs and installed using rpm -Uvh <rpm_name>

Daniel A. Morgan
Oracle Ace Director & Instructor
University of Washington (replace x with u to respond)
Puget Sound Oracle Users Group
Received on Sun Jan 13 2008 - 09:23:42 CST

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