RE: IFILE directive for tnsnames.ora

  • From: "Dunbar, Norman (Capgemini)" <norman.dunbar.capgemini@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <uwe@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, "oracle-l" <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2011 09:37:21 -0000


>> could you please give me a pointer / URL to this section? I 
>> only found IFILE in the database and HS docs but not in the
>> docs where it should be (all 10gR2).

My diocs are locally installed on my laptop, but online, I found it here
for 10.2:

I know it looks like it is restricted to INI.ORA type files, but it does
work elsewhere. I haven't tried it in a listener.ora (yet) but I suspect
it may work.

There's a thread here on it's use


Norman Dunbar
Contract Senior Oracle DBA
Capgemini Database Team (EA)
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