Connection Error With Sql Developer

(Doc ID 945622.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 1.0 to 4.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 04-Jun-2013***

Symptoms

Problem Statement:

Using Sql Developer

When attempting to connect to a database using TNSNAMES.ora the following error occurs:

ERROR
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ocijdbc11 in java.library.path

Steps To Reproduce:
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1. On a system that does not have a database client.
2. Create a connection using tnsnames.


Cause

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