Re: RAC and hostnames

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Date: Thu, 14 Aug 2008 13:38:29 +0200
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On Thu, 14 Aug 2008 04:03:59 -0700 (PDT), Loial <> wrote:

>> You may tweak tns settings on client side for failiover using
>> type=session/select and mode (or method,  dont remember the exact
>> technical keyword at this time) to basic/preconnect.
>So to does not matter that the original hostname is
>referenced in the JDBC connection string?

It seems you are using the JDBC thin driver. The thin driver uses the form host:sid:port.
As far as I know the JDBC thin driver does NOT support tnsnames.ora and/or TAF.
Which you can easily confirm in the docs.

Sybrand Bakker
Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Thu Aug 14 2008 - 06:38:29 CDT

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