Host Error when connecting BICS to DBaaS (Doc ID 2024076.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service - Version N/A to N/A [Release 14.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 

When trying to change the default DB for BICS,  an error occurs:  

"Invalid Host. The host specified is not valid for a cloud database."

Using same host/ip address,port,SID, customer can connect to the database fine using SQLDeveloper. Error only seen when connecting from BICS

Cause

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