1767703 - Error: [Database Vendor Code: 942 ] Failed to retrieve data from the database

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1767703 - Error: [Database Vendor Code: 942 ] Failed to retrieve data from the database

Symptom

  • Web application using Crystal Reports SDK for VS .NET
  • Reports are connecting to Oracle 11 g, using Microsoft Oracle ODBC or Oracle OLE DB drivers

Environment

  • Crystal reports for Visual Studio 2010
  • Visual Studio 2010

Cause


Oracle ODBC and Oracle OLE DB: The Microsoft Oracle ODBC Driver (Oracle ODBC) and Microsoft OLE DB
Provider for Oracle (Oracle OLE DB) provide access to Oracle database servers. They are built by
using Oracle Call Interface (OCI) version 7 and provide full support for Oracle 7. Also, it uses
Oracle 7 emulation to provide limited support for Oracle 8 databases. Oracle no longer supports
applications that use OCI version 7 calls. These technologies are deprecated. If you are using
Oracle data sources, you should migrate to Oracle-supplied driver and provider.

Resolution

  •  Upgrade the Oracle Client and then update the reports to use the new Client driver

Keywords

CR2010 2010 CR4VS2010 CR4VS VS2010 NET2010 Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 4.0 crforvs 13  Crystal Reports for Visual Studio 2010 , KBA , BI-DEV-NET-SDK , .NET SDK / COM SDK , How To

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio ; SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio .NET 2005 ; SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio .NET 2008