Re: ODBC with Oracle and Informix on the same server.

From: Chris Davies <>
Date: Mon, 6 Dec 1993 14:55:52 GMT
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Admin (spitz_at_GAN03X) wrote:
: enrico badella (L.R.) ( wrote:
: : Yesterday an itinerating consultant came in and told
: : us that I will need SQL-Net and xxx (I forgot the Informix product) on
: : each PC in order to use OBDC.

: Your consultant is right. ODBC needs the database-specific networking
: product for your PC. In your case, you will have to buy Oracle's
: SQL*Net (preferably the Windows product, since it runs as DLL and
: doesn't use up precious DOS memory) and Informix's I-NET/PC.

No, this is NOT TRUE.

We have developed ODBC drivers for both Oracle and Informix database systems which do not require SQL*Net (or an equivalent). Our products work directly over TCP/IP and/or dialup serial lines.

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