ORA-28500: not a valid path via DG4ODBC over a mapped drive
(Doc ID 266187.1)
Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2022
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 184.108.40.206 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Using heterogeneous services (HSODBC or DG4ODBC) and an ODBC DSN to connect to a database file
stored on a local drive succeeds, but attempting to connect to a remote system
over a mapped drive produces the following errors:
ORA-28500: connection from ORACLE to a non-Oracle system returned this message:
[Generic Connectivity Using ODBC][Microsoft][ODBC Microsoft Access Driver]
'(unknown)' is not a valid path. Make sure that the path name is spelled
correctly and that you are connected to the server on which the file resides.
(SQL State: 00000; SQL Code: -1023)
ORA-02063: precedant 2 lines de HSODBC
To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!
In this Document