Applying or patch in place to existing installation overwrites sqlnet.ora

(Doc ID 1484154.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Provider for OLE DB - Version and later
Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle ODBC Driver - Version and later
SQL*Plus - Version and later
Oracle Net Services - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After applying or to an existing installation, it may be noticed that

This behavior may affect all tools, such as SQLPlus, ODBC, ODP.NET, OLEDB, OCI, JDBC-OCI, etc.

The slow connection behaivor may be much more noticable if using LDAP for naming resolution.


 Application of or to existing install.


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