Hi, Could anyone tell me where can i found the detail information on this topic?. Thanks for Fadi and Solo for their advice. Regards, Ann On 11/21/06, Fadi Hasweh <fhasweh@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
The wdbsvr.app is used by mod_plsql component of Apache to connect to database. The .dbc stands for is database connect descriptor file used to connect to database, it authenticate users against database in FND_USER table Fadi ------------------------------ *From:* ora-apps-dba-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto: ora-apps-dba-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] *On Behalf Of *solo mahi *Sent:* Tuesday, November 21, 2006 7:13 AM *To:* ora-apps-dba@xxxxxxxxxxxxx *Subject:* Re: Difference between "wdbsvr.app and .dbc" file? Hi Anand, the *.dbc file* is actually the database connector descriptor file used to connect to database and this file is default located in $FND_TOP/secure directory, this file is quite important as whenever any program likes to connect to database like forms it uses dbc file where teh Guest_user_pwd is there when the guest user connect it does not allow it to directly connect ot to the database but it first connect goes via this file and cross verify teh password of the guest which is kept in this file. and the wdbsvr.app is the password file of your apps means if you want to modify your apps password tehn you can make changes in this file. I think if any other explaination is there the do please comment on this Thanks & Regards On 11/21/06, *Anand* <shastry17@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: Hi all, As we know that the middle tier connects to database server using the User ID and Password in wdbsvr.app and .dbc files.But Could anyone please tell me what is the purpose and the requirement of each file? Thanks, Ann "This email is intended for the above named adressee (s) only and may contain confidential and/or privilege information and should not be used by anyone who is not the original intended recipient(s). Any review, print, copy, reliance or distribution by others or forwarding without express permission is strictly prohibited If you have received this email in error, kindly notify the sender immediately by reply email and delete this email and any attachments from your mailbox or any other storage mechanism. Thank you. Email transmission cannot be guaranteed to be secured or error free, as information could be intercepted, corrupted, lost, destroyed, received late or incomplete, or could contain viruses. The sender therefore does not accept liability for any error or omission in the contents of this message, which arises as a result of email transmission. Opinions, conclusions and other information in this message that do not relate to the official business of Umniah Mobile Company and is not its responsibility shall be understood as neither given nor endorsed by the organization."