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Oracle maintains a public FTP site where it posts, among other things, patches to the Oracle server products and the client component that ships with the server products. These patches are required for the proper functioning of several Microsoft products and technologies. For example, the Microsoft Oracle ODBC Driver, the Microsoft Oracle OLE DB Provider, Internet Information Server (IIS), Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS) and so forth.
The public FTP site is located at the following address:
The User ID and Password for this site follows:
The patches most relevant to users of Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows NT are located in the following directory:
User ID: anonymous Password: <your e-mail address>
Once in this directory, you can navigate to the appropriate sub-directory depending on what version of Oracle you are using, 7.3 or 8.0. The two sub- directories are:
The third sub-directory is for patches to Oracle's network technology, either SQL*Net or Net8. These patches are in the following directory:
Accessing this FTP site from your Web browser may not work. If you experience problems you should try using a "traditional" FTP client or use the DOS Command prompt. Two Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows NT clients that work well follow:
For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/191168/EN-US/ )INFO: Failed to Enlist on Calling Object's Transaction
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/193893/EN-US/ )INFO: Using Oracle with Microsoft Transaction Server and COM+
Article ID: 193941 - Last Review: September 12, 2001 - Revision: 1.0
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