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Entries from TNSNAMES.ORA not Displayed in TNS Connections (Doc ID 432790.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version to 4.0 [Release 1.1 to 4]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.


When using TNSNAMES.ORA file for a new TNS connection in SQL Developer, not all entries from the file tnsnames.ora are displayed. Only first X entries are displayed, and the rest are ignored.

Same TNSNAMES.ORA file works fine in SQLPLUS and all entries are valid.




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