You may also accomplish this via ODBC - download and link against iODBC per
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Philippe Saladin [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Tuesday, November 27, 2001 11:19 AM
> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: [PHP-DB] Re: What software do I need in order to access Oracle
> database on an NT server from my unix machine?
> AFAIK, you need to install the oracle 8 client for linux onto
> your machine.
> Unfortunately, it can't be downloaded alone. you need the entire "Oracle 8
> database release for Linux", available at www.oracle.com
> Hope I'm not wrong. Please correct me there's an error
> "Lallous" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> a écrit dans le message news:
> [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > Hello.
> > I have a unix box which doesn't have anything related to Oracle
> > it.
> > Now I have another remote machine: NT w/ Oracle Server 8.
> > What software/Libraries do i need to install on my linux box in order to
> > access Oracle database on that NT machine?
> > Thanks.
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