Forms With Dblink Fails With ORA-01041 ORA-03113 (Doc ID 429252.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 9.0.4.1.0 to 10.1.2.3.0 [Release 9.0.4.1 to 10.1.2.3]
Oracle Reports Developer - Version 9.0.4.0 to 10.1.2.3 [Release Oracle9i to 10gr2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 24-Jul-2013***
***Checked for relevance on 12-Mar-2015***

Symptoms

You have a Form 10g or 10gR2 connecting to 9.2.0.1.0 database and making use of a database link to a 10.1.0.5.0 DB. When you try compile/run the form, the following error occurs:

ORA-01041: internal error. Hostdef extension doesn't exist
ORA-03113: end-of-file on communication channel

Cause

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