SP2-0310: Unable To Open SQL Script on Mapped Drive In SQL*Plus On Windows 7

(Doc ID 1450713.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2017

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using SQL*Plus 11.2 on Windows 7, get the following error when attempt to open a sql script on a mapped drive:

Sample syntax:

SQL> @p:\netdir\script.sql


However, it works when attempt to run the same script using full network name (UNC path), like:

SQL> @\\mynetbox.com\mydir\netdir\script.sql

 

Changes

 Upgraded to Windows 7 and installed 11G full client (11.2.0.1).

Cause

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