DataSource Property

OracleConnection.DataSource Property

Gets the name of the Oracle server to which to connect.

Namespace:  System.Data.OracleClient
Assembly:  System.Data.OracleClient (in System.Data.OracleClient.dll)

public override string DataSource { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the Oracle server to which to connect. The default value is an empty string ("").

The following example creates an OracleConnection and displays some of its read-only properties.

public void CreateOracleConnection()
    string connectionString = "Data Source=Oracle8i;Integrated Security=yes";
    using (OracleConnection connection = new OracleConnection(connectionString))
        Console.WriteLine("ServerVersion: " + connection.ServerVersion
            + "\nDataSource: " + connection.DataSource);

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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

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