I am trying to setup a PHP (Ubuntu) server to connect to an Oracle database. Installed oci8 PHP extension by following these directions:
When I try to make my connection with oci_connect, I get:
ORA-24408: could not generate unique server group name
This article suggests downgrading to 10g, but I'd like to get it working with the latest client if possible:
Comments suggest it might be related to a hostname problem--but I'm not clear from comments how to address the issue. Any help much appreciated.