To use net services in Tableau, either TNS_ADMIN or ORACLE_HOME must be set as an environmental variable. To use TNS_ADMIN, the full directory path that contains the tnsnames.ora file should be referenced. To set ORACLE_HOME, use the main Oracle directory.
The following KB provides further information on using TNSNames:
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Thanks for the reply.
We have Oracle Internet Directory(OID) as enterprise LDAP for User Management.
We are trying to check if OID can be used in place of Active Directory for User Management,
If the above is not possible are there any workarounds possible.
We are almost in final stages of product selection and this is one of the main criteria’s in our selection, so if you can please answer ASAP.
The below answer is about connecting to Oracle DB.