Re: Error 12154 - could not resolve the connect indentifier specified

From: jodleren <>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2009 07:44:57 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <>

On Jan 26, 5:43 pm, jodleren <> wrote:
> Hi all
> I have to make to connect to two databases in other departsments. I am
> using 3 computers, my own, test intra server and intra server.
> I have updated the tnsnames.ora file on the test server, but it is the
> only one, which cannot connect to anything except our own server.
> The error:  ORA-12154: TNS: could not resolve the connect indentifier
> specified
> I get this error when trying to connect from the ODBC settings window.
> Passw is correct, as it works from my conmputer etc, and I am myself
> in both cases.
> Could anyone give me a hint of what I am missing?
> The test server has (AFAIK) never been configured to work outside, and
> now we need it. Also, it is not updated as much as our real stuff, so
> some settings might lack.
> Any ideas?
> Sonnich

They all have 10.2 drivers. No difference there. Received on Mon Jan 26 2009 - 09:44:57 CST

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