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Gateway Configuration Utility for Database Gateway for ODBC - DG4ODBC - to Connect to Non-Oracle Databases For Example - DB2, SQL*Server, Sybase, Informix, MySQL (Doc ID 1274143.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 31-Oct-2014***


The Gateway Configuration Utility for the Database Gateway for ODBC (DG4ODBC) can be run to quickly configure and deploy  the gateway.  By using this wizard, the listener.ora, tnsnames.ora, gateway init file and database link create syntax is automatically generated, minimizing configuration errors and time.

 This original tool written exclusively for ODBC has been incorporated into a unified application. It can be downloaded via the following note:

Oracle Database Gateway Configuration Utility Note.1351616.1
The original utility specific to the ODBC gateway can still be accessed below as well.





However, the following video can be accessed below for a quick walk through of the tool specific to the Database Gateway for ODBC (DG4ODBC).

Dg4ODBCWalkthrough  <-- This is a quick, 5 minute video walk through of the utility



This utility is provided as-is and is not a supported product. 

Please forward any questions or comments to




If you prefer to manually configure the gateway, the following notes may be referenced for guidance.
Note.466228.1 How to Setup DG4ODBC on Linux x86 32bit
Note.561033.1 How to Setup DG4ODBC on 64bit Unix OS (Linux, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX)
Note.466225.1 How to Setup DG4ODBC (Oracle Database Gateway for ODBC) on Windows 32bit
Note.1266572.1 How to Setup DG4ODBC (Oracle Database Gateway for ODBC) on 64bit Windows Operating Systems


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