SQLCL Tnsping Command Always Reports A Time Of "-2ms"

(Doc ID 2313678.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Environment
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java version "1.8.0_121
Oracle SQLDeveloper Command-Line (SQLcl) version: 4.2.0.17.073.1038
Windows 10 64-bit

Problem
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SQLcl tnsping command always reports a time of "-2ms". This occurs regardless of whether or not the supplied tns alias is valid, with no error message being reported in either case.

Works in SQLCL 4.2.0.16.260.1205 as expected.



Steps to reproduce the issue
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SQL> show version
Oracle SQLDeveloper Command-Line (SQLcl) version: 4.2.0.17.073.1038


Available TNS Entries
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mydb

SQL> tnsping mydb
 ping:-2ms

SQL> tnsping bogus
 ping:-2ms

SQL> connect <user>@mydb
Password? (**********?) ***********
Connected.

Changes

 

Cause

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