Oracle Data Provider for .NET modifies Dll Search Path For The Calling Process

(Doc ID 1377197.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Data Provider for .NET - Version: 10.2.0.2.20 and later   [Release: and later ]
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

In versions 10.2.0.2.20 and higher, the Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) resets the search path of the application when the first OracleConnection is established.

Changes

This behavior may be noticed as a result of upgrading from a version prior to 10.2.0.2.20

Cause

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