[Oracle][ODBC Informix Wire Protocol Driver]This Is Either An Unknown Type Or Is Not Supported currently. {HY000} (Doc ID 1666079.1)

Last updated on APRIL 25, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SQL> select * from "informix"."sysindices"@link_shots;
select * from "informix"."sysindices"@link_shots
  *
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-28500: connection from ORACLE to a non-Oracle system returned this message:
[Oracle][ODBC Informix Wire Protocol driver]This is either an Unknown Type or
is not supported currently. {HY000}
ORA-02063: preceding 2 lines from LINK_SHOTS

Cause

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