8.2.1. Install and configure OpenLink ODBC Driver for Oracle

The Virtuoso Virtual Database engine uses ODBC as the connectivity mechanism for linking remote database objects into its local schema. Thus an Oracle ODBC Driver must be available with a suitably configured DSN for connecting to the target database. The OpenLink ODBC Drivers for Oracle have been used in this section, although in theory any Oracle ODBC Driver can be used.

Installation instructions for the OpenLink ODBC Driver for Oracle are available from: