I installed Sql*PLUS on a cloud Oracle Linux Environment in order to access an remote database. I used the installation instructions provided as an answer here: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/23488394/how-to-install-sql-plus-client-in-linux
My connection string is correct, but I get the error
ERROR: ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified
I tried resolving this issue by attempting to looking at my
tnsnames.ora, but it did not exist and the path connected to my
$ORACLE_HOME did not have the subfolders "
/network/admin/". In order to resolve this, I created both folders and created a
tnsnames.ora file in the new
admin/ containing my connection string. Unfortunately, I still get the same error.
The path to my new
tnsnames.ora file being:
For reference my connection string is structured the following way:
(DESCRIPTION= (ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=tcp)(HOST= asdasdasd.com)(PORT=1524)) (CONNECT_DATA = (SID = AARCER1) ) )
And my command I am putting into my terminal is:
What should I do to resolve this error?