OWB 11.2 Test of Location of type SQL*Net Fails with Invalid connection string format, a valid format is: “host_port:dsid”

(Doc ID 1927139.1)

Last updated on JULY 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Warehouse Builder - Version 11.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Warehouse Builder and Database have been upgraded from 10.2 to

When attempting to test the connection for Locations defined as type “SQL*Net” the following error occurs:

The above only occurs when the service name contains a dot (.). Also, fixes the error message when the service name does not contain a dot (.).


Upgrade from 10.2 to


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