How To Set The TNS_ADMIN Environment Variable For Discoverer Plus/Viewer 10g or 11g (Doc ID 432548.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.2.3 [Release 10.1.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 07-Oct-2013***


Goal

How to set the TNS_ADMIN variable for Discoverer Plus/Viewer 10g or 11g.

This is needed when the Discoverer should use a tnsnames.ora file in a location different from the default, which is

<OracleBI Discoverer ORACLE_HOME>/network/admin/tnsnames.ora

Solution

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