[PYTHON DB-SIG] Socksifying oradbmodule

Anthony Baxter Anthony Baxter <arb@connect.com.au>
Sat, 03 May 1997 16:15:09 +1000

I reckon you've got buggerall chance of doing it - unless you can use
the runsocks type script, which does shared library funkiness. Ask Oracle
to add it.  (ha. ha. ha.)


>>> Shaun Lessman wrote
> Has anyone successfully socksified (SOCKS5) the oracle database module? I've
> been playing around with it a bit without success. I'm guessing that's because
> the actual connect procedures are in Oracle's libs and can't be socksified
> externally. Too bad, because I've got a SOCKS5 replacement for the socketmodule
> that works pretty well and can do just about everything except Oracle. Always
> something to work toward, I guess. :)

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