If you don't want to use the Java GUI that comes with the Enterprise Edition
of 8i try SQL Work. It runs on Linux and will connect to any oracle dB that
you specify a valid TNS name for
You should also check out the rest of their Oracle tools, particularly
Object Manager. It's quite useful for browsing an Oracle database.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeremy Smyth [SMTP:JSmyth at Saleslan.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 29, 2000 6:12 AM
> To: ilug at linux.ie> Subject: [ILUG] Oracle-compatible client
>> Round 7 in our "Let's squeeze a few linux boxes into an MS-Partner site":
>> Is there anything I can use to run arbitrary SQL commands against an NT
> Oracle server?
>> I'm effectively looking for something like Oracle's own SQL worksheet,
> it'll run on Linux. And I haven't a bog about getting a connect-string to
> work from linux to NT...
> (...and the less money I have to ask Mr IT manager for the better)
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