Re: Creating DB link with SQL Server

From: Michael Austin <>
Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2009 08:11:12 -0500
Message-ID: <10lFl.29119$>

IM wrote:
> On Apr 15, 9:11 am, yossarian <> wrote:
>> Mladen Gogala wrote:
>>>> Just to add to it, the oracle DB is installed on a linux platform
>>> And on which platform is  SQL Server installed? Just kidding, we all know
>>> that there can be only one, as in Highlander. You can buy a transparent
>>> gateway for SQL Server and Oracle will allow you to create a DB link
>>> pointing to SQL Server
>> You may also want to try a free solution using Oracle Heterogeneous
>> Services, UnixODBC and FreeTDS ( and see if it
>> fit your needs.
>> Y.

> You can also go from SQL Server to Oracle with "Linked Servers" in SQL
> Server. May not be what you are after but it's there for you anyway.
> Cheers,
> IM

I always found it much easier to go from SS->Oracle Received on Wed Apr 15 2009 - 08:11:12 CDT

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