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no ocijdbc10 in java.library.path

Bob Green
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Joined: Feb 29, 2004
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Can someone please help me with this problem:
I am trying to connect an oracle datasource using the oci driver in jasperserver and it gives me the UnsatisfiedLinkError: no ocijdbc10 in java.library.path.

Vinod K Singh
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Joined: Sep 30, 2008
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From the javadoc of UnsatisfiedLinkError-
Thrown if the Java Virtual Machine cannot find an appropriate native-language definition of a method declared native.

See if some native library is missing from the path.

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Bob Green
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Thanks for the response. I am using tomcat 5.5 and I have the ojdbc14.jar in the common/lib directory and the JAVA_OPTS = %JAVA_OPTS% -Djava.library.path="c:\tomcat-5.5\common\lib\ojdbc14.jar"
Peter Johnson

Joined: May 14, 2008
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The UnsatisfiedLinkError is not looking for a JAR file, it is looking for a native library (*.so on Linus/Unix, *.dll on Windows). Apparently the JDBC driver you are using requires a native library to run. That native library is what must be included in java.library.path. And java.library.path should be set to the directory containing the *.so or *.dll, not to the *.so or *.dll itself (same rules as for defining PATH).

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