Can You Combine OCI 7 and OCI 8 API Calls?
(Doc ID 120184.1)
Last updated on MAY 13, 2021
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 22.214.171.124 and later
Oracle Database - Personal Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 23-Jan-2014***
The OCI API was over-hauled from version Oracle 7 to Oracle 8. You may find yourself now in a position of needing to mix calls from both APIs. For example, you may have existing applications that use the olog() call to logon but need to call newer code written with the OCI 8 API. Is this supported?
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