Re: Oracle 8.0.5 error

From: Gerard H. Pille <>
Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2011 22:01:26 +0200
Message-ID: <4e04ed17$0$14262$>

Dan schreef:

> David and Gerald,
> Thanks so much for taking the time to help me here, I appreciate it
> emmensely. I'll try to answer your questions:

> - Also, I'm totally local when doing this work, there is no remote
> database. What I'm doing is using remote desktop to get to this
> computer, but it's the database server. So when running svrmgr30, as
> long as the ORACLE_SID is set it shouldn't care about tns/sqlnet,
> etc. Correct? What's strange is that it only works when I do the _at_
> sign in the connect internal command.

I repeat: "How do you connect to the server? Sybrand Bakker ( says that Remote Desktop does not support Bequeath."

> Any other suggestions as to what I should do? I am completely
> stumped. Oh, and by the way, I'm building this database for the
> client because their old oracle server had the EXACT SAME connection
> problem via svrmgr30. I thought it was a bad install but maybe not.
> Could it be something with their network? Something with the
> compatibility of 8.0.5 and Win2000?

Yes, they are in-compatible. Bequeath does not work, ergo, you will not be able to connect to a local database. Not that it matters much, since it can't be installed. Received on Fri Jun 24 2011 - 15:01:26 CDT

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