Re: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied

From: Jon <>
Date: Mon, 16 Aug 1999 03:35:39 GMT
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[Quoted] What is TNS, and why can't manuals give straight-forward, understandable explanation? I think I know the answer ... Oracle wants to force you to purchase technical support contract.

What do I need TNS for? Does this have something to do with the listener, and the reason I can't get JDBC to work to make a connection to my database in a Java program?

On Tue, 10 Aug 1999 15:48:08 -0400, "Brent Douglas" <Brent.Douglas_at_DAYTONOH.NCR.COM> wrote:

>i tried it from sqlplus, and connect user/pass_at_tnsEntry DID work....
>when you say service_name, are you using the name of your database or the
>name of your TNS service? like if you look in your tnsnames.ora file, you
>should use the paragraph name - like
>connect me/mypass_at_mydatabase
>good luck!
>>Sqlplus to the database...
>>sqlplus <user>/<password>_at_service_name
>>and I get an error :
>>ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
>>and after, under Sqlplus I can connect to the DB with the same username and
>>Is is a Network problem ?
>>Thierry Jouin
>>Régie Multimédia
Received on Mon Aug 16 1999 - 05:35:39 CEST

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