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Java DataBase Connectivity

Connecting to Oracle Database
Using TNSNAMES.ORA in Java

Knock knock

Utilizing TNSNAMES.ORA in Java

- You have to use TNSNAMES.ORA.
- TNS-what?
- What-names?
- T N S N A M E S!
- What-what?

In the following thread on StackOverflow:


a question concerning usage of net service names, stored in the TNSNAMES.ORA file, was asked. Let me briefly explain how to connect to Oracle using this approach. Continue reading