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OVD 11g DB Adapter for SCAN Database Fails "Invalid Database Connection" (Doc ID 1330554.1)

Last updated on JUNE 03, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Virtual Directory - Version to [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Creating DB adapter for SCAN database fails with "Invalid Database Connection"

--Create a new DB adapter using ODSM.
--For URL type use predefined database
--Receive error "Invalid Database Connection"  when trying to connect to SCAN database

-- Change URL type to use Custom URL
-- Change “:” to “/” between Port and DB Instance
--DB connection successful after changing to Custom URL

-- After creation, DB Adapter looses Custom URL settings
-- Plug-ins can not be added.
-- Can not edit Adapter.

The problems described above only  occur with SCAN database.


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