Have you checked his listener software? If memory serves, that 8.1.7 boundary
was a security issue regarding backwards compatibility with an older version of
sqlnet interfaces. If he somehow got an old versions of the listener servers
into Windows services they might still be in there and they might start first
even if more current sqlnet software is available.
I remember this being a gory mess for laggards in updating software, but it was
over a decade ago.
This could be completely off target, but that message really seems familiar
after all these years.
Good luck. 8.1.7 was a great version, but they decided it shouldn’t be able to
talk to v6. Understandable.
From: oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
Behalf Of MacGregor, Ian A.
Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 3:17 PM
Subject: Containerizing Applications on Windows
I have a user who wants to use Windows Containers for an application with the
Windows 2016 with latest updates
Visual Studio 2017
Using C# .net framework 3.5
Because DAC1120320_x64 and ODTwithODAC1120320_32 are User Interfaces they are
therefore unsuitable for Docker, he has tried to use the following
The error he receives is "System.Data.OracleClient requires Oracle client
software version 8.1.7 or greater” This usually indicates use of 32-bit
software with a 64-bit Oracle client. However he has said he has tried both
32-bit and 64-bit clients and has indicated he has tried with everything being
Any Ideas??? I am not well versed in ODAC.
Has any one been successful with ODAC Xcopy and Docker?
SLAC National Accelerator Library