Pooling in .NET Framework Data Provider for Oracle

This article deals with concepts of connection string to be used in Pooling in .NET Framework Data Provider for Oracle.
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The pooling connection is made to create a new pool if there is no previous pool which could be used. If any existing pool satisfies the condition that poll can be used. To create a new pool connection use the following string.

Data Source=myOracleDB;User Id=Username;Password=user_Password;Min Pool Size=12;Connection Lifetime=240;Connection Timeout=70;Incr Pool Size=7;Decr Pool Size=3;

The Incr Pool Size determines the number of new connections to be made when they are required. The Decr Pool Size determines the maximum number of connections that can be closed every 3 minutes. (3 minutes is by default)

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