How to Configure P6 EPPM and P6 PPM to Utilize a Different Oracle JDBC Driver (ojdbc6.jar)

(Doc ID 1957513.1)

Last updated on APRIL 05, 2018

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.2.0.0 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 8.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 The purpose of this document is to provide instruction for how to reconfigure a P6 EPPM or P6 PPM environment to use an updated Oracle JDBC driver (ojdbc6.jar).  The existing version of the driver packaged with P6 EPPM and P6 PPM modules is 11.1.0.7.

**The following release versions now natively come packaged with Oracle JDBC 11.2.0.3 drivers:

  • r8.3.9.0+
  • r8.4.5.0+
  • r15.1.0.0 and all later release versions

Solution

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