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Old 08-01-2001
rsh command

Hi,

I'm performing a data migration from an Ingres db to an Oracle db. The ingres database lives on a unix host running "UNIX(r) System V Release 4.0 (SunOS 5.5.1) ", while the Oracle database lives on another unix host running "SunOS 5.8".

Part of the migration is to remotely run Oracle's "sqlplus" and "sqlloader" utilities on the destination machine (the Oracle host machine).

I decided to use "rsh", but I ran into some problems. I tried the following:

rsh -l [username] [hostname] '/product/oracle/8.1.6/bin/sqlplus username/password@targetDB < create_table.sql'

When I run the above command, I get the following error:
"Message file sp1<lang>.msb not found
Error 6 initializing SQL*Plus"

Being a Unix begginer doesn't really help either :-).

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

ST
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Old 08-01-2001
rsh command : solved

In regards to teh previou message:

I found that the $ORACLE_HOME environment variable was not being set for the rsh session. Setting the $ORACLE_HOME env variable solved my problem ...

ST
 

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