DG4ODBC To MsAccess - Error The Microsoft Jet database engine cannot open the file (unknown) {HY000,NativeErr = -1032} (Doc ID 1629481.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 12.1.0.1 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You are trying to connect from Oracle on Linux to an Access database on Windows machine A using Dg4ODBC 11.2.0.3 installed on Windows machine B and get the error -

SQL> select * from all_tables@DVB ;
select * from all_tables@DVB
                        *
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-28500: connection from ORACLE to a non-Oracle system returned this message:
[Microsoft][ODBC Microsoft Access Driver] The Microsoft Jet database engine
cannot open the file '(unknown)'.  It is already opened exclusively by another
user, or you need permission to view its data. {HY000,NativeErr = -1032}
ORA-02063: preceding 2 lines from DVB

 

Cause

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