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26.2 Establishing a Connection to the Oracle Database

sqlplus requires the following details to make contact with the database:

sqlplus user/password@//host/database

The placeholder user is replaced by a user who exists in the database, and the password is followed by a forward slash. After the @// sign comes the host name or IP address, followed by the name of the database to which sqlplus should make a connection. In the following example we will use the database DEMO:

user@linux:~$ sqlplus wob/password@//192.168.1.9/DEMO

SQL*Plus: Release 10.1.0.3.0 - Production on Sat Aug 13 14:12:52 2005
...
SQL> quit
Disconnected from Oracle8i Release 8.1.7.0.0 - Production
JServer Release 8.1.7.0.0 - Production

On the connect you are shown the version of the ...

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