Tag: sqlnet

Disabled EZCONNECT

Just a normal start to the day today…I had my coffee and then started working on some AskTOM questions. Naturally pretty much the first thing I needed to do is connect to my database, and then this happened: C:\oracle\product\18\bin>sqlplus scott/tiger@//gtx:1518/pdb1 SQL*Plus: Release 18.0.0.0.0 -…

Licensed for Advanced Compression? Don’t forget the network

We often think of Advanced Compression being exclusively about compressing data “at rest”, ie, on some sort of storage device.  And don’t get me wrong, if we consider just that part of Advanced Compression, that still covers a myriad of opportunities that could yield…