No DNS found while connect to Oracle XE ODBC as SIEBEL\SIEBEL Credentials.

(Doc ID 2225726.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 22, 2017

Applies to:

Siebel CRM - Version 16.7 [IP2016] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 16.7 [IP2016] version, Upgrade

When customer attempting to connect LOCAL_XE ODBC Data Source as SIEBEL\SIEBEL Credentials getting below error.


SQLTraceAll SQLTraceAll 4 00000002587c1128:0 2017-01-16 07:25:13 No DNS found

UpgradeLog UpgradeError 1 00000002587c1128:0 2017-01-16 07:25:13 ODBC Error: Unable to connect to ODBC Data Source (LOCAL_XE) using Login (SIEBEL).

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. install Siebel Tools with OracleXE.
2) connect LOCAL_XE ODBC as SIEBEL\SIEBEL Credentials.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users not able to use localdb.


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