Re: Oracle 8.0.5 error

From: Gerard H. Pille <>
Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2011 22:32:18 +0200
Message-ID: <4e08e8cf$0$14259$>

Gerard H. Pille wrote:
> 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.

Can anyone see my messages. or is mine a voice of one crying in the desert? Received on Mon Jun 27 2011 - 15:32:18 CDT

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