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What is the most costly thing for you? Prioritize. Usually the most costly thing is confusion of users. Ordinary users very rarely use a TNS name. They usually use the data through a dedicated application, and know just the name of application, like CRM. Power users connect to TNS names (think SQLdeveloper), but they also connect to the ordinary ...


I certainly wouldn't want to include the server name in the TNS alias. It would seem highly probably that this would change over time as databases move from one server to another and as organizations move to things like RAC where there would be multiple servers. Assuming that your service names are chosen meaningfully, I would expect that the service name ...


You're close. Try the following instead: connect username/password@// The double-slash is what's missing.

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