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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)

'Declaration
Public Overrides ReadOnly Property DataSource As String
'Usage
Dim instance As OracleConnection
Dim value As String

value = instance.DataSource

/** @property */
public String get_DataSource ()

public override function get DataSource () : String

Property Value

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 Sub CreateOracleConnection()
    Dim connectionString As String = _
       "Data Source=Oracle8i;Integrated Security=yes"

    Using connection As New OracleConnection(connectionString)
        connection.Open()
        Console.WriteLine("ServerVersion: " + connection.ServerVersion _
           + ControlChars.NewLine + "DataSource: " + connection.DataSource)
    End Using
End Sub

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1
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