SQL*Plus Will Not Execute A File Containing A $ In The Path
(Doc ID 2620072.1)
Last updated on MARCH 27, 2020
Applies to:SQL*Plus - Version 19.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
SQL*Plus will not execute a file containing a "$" in the path.
Executing a script using command line SQL*Plus (release 19) on the Windows platform generates the following error when the file name or path includes a "$":
SP2-0310: unable to open file "\\<HOST>\path$\script.sql"
1. Earlier releases of SQL*Plus works.
2. If create a new share drive named PATH instead of PATH$, the script will execute.
Upgrade to release 19.x.
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