E-AD: When Starting Application Designer From A Shared/Mapped Network Drive, Receive ORA or TNS errors (Doc ID 1497956.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2012

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.52 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Users only have Read-Only access to the shared network path (UNC) or mapped network drive where PS_HOME is hosted on a file server.  Users launch Application Designer from the PS_HOME there, and receive ORA or TNS errors such as ORA-12545 or TNS-12560.

When launching Application Designer from a local drive, or if user has full access to the file server, the errors do not occur.

Cause

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