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Is (at least) an Oracle client installed on the computer you are running this Perl program from?

If so, did you properly install DBD::Oracle. Did you read the README* files that are part of the distro?

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-----Original Message-----
From: Fuat Anat
Sent: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 2:03 PM
To: dbi-users@perl.org
Subject: Problem


Hi,

I have the following error message when I try to connect to Oracle 10g DB from perl in Linux. Could you please help me.

Best Regards
Fuat Anat

install_driver(Oracle) failed: Can't load '/usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.5/i386-linux-thread-multi/auto/DBD/Oracle/Oracle.so'
for module DBD::Oracle: libclntsh.so.10.1: Kann die Shared-Object-Datei nicht öffnen: Datei oder Verzeichnis nicht gefunden at /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.5/i386-linux-thread-multi/DynaLoader.pm line 230. at (eval 1) line 3 Compilation failed in require at (eval 1) line 3. Perhaps a required shared library or dll isn't installed where expected at ./conn.pl line 18


My program is like following



#!/usr/bin/perl -w
# the -w turns on various warnings
use strict; # always code strictly or you'll be sorry!
use DBI;

# create a database handle. the syntax for this is very flexible. # the quoted string second argument is of the form USERNAME/PASSWORD. # if the username is "scott" and the password is "tiger", then # the second parameter would be "scott/tiger". # if you want to connect using OS authentication as the current # unix id then you can omit the username and the password but # leave the slash, so the parameter would then be "/" (as shown).

my $data_source = 'dbi:Oracle:myDB';
my $username = 'user';
my $password = 'pwd';

my $dbh = DBI->connect($data_source, $username, $password)
or die "Database connection not made: $DBI::errstr";





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