Database Gateway for ODBC to Teradata error: No DBCName Entries Were Found In DSN/connection-string (Doc ID 2280493.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to use Database Gateway for ODBC (DG4ODBC) to connect to a Teradata Database.

Teradata ODBC version 15.10 is in use.

The following error is encountered:

Error : ORA-28500: connection from ORACLE to a non-Oracle system returned this message:
[Teradata][ODBC Teradata Driver] No DBCName entries were found in DSN/connection-string. {08001}

Cause

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