cx_Oracle & Connecting to Oracle DB Remotely

I like to do it this way: ip = ‘’ port = 1521 SID = ‘YOURSIDHERE’ dsn_tns = cx_Oracle.makedsn(ip, port, SID) db = cx_Oracle.connect(‘username’, ‘password’, dsn_tns) One of the main reasons I like this method is that I usually have a TNSNAMES.ORA file lying around someplace, and I can check that the dsn_tns object will … Read more