Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7 JDBC Client Fails To Connect To Oracle Database When Using OCI Type-2 Driver. (Doc ID 1515107.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When using Oracle Web Server 7 and using Oracle 11g/12c or 9i OCI JDBC driver with the OCI connection string ("jdbc:oracle:oci:@localhost:1521:orcl"), the JDBC driver fails to connect to the database and shows an error like  "java.sql.SQLException: ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified":

 

Cause

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