Ajay Jayavarapu Ajay Jayavarapu - 2 months ago 154
Node.js Question

How to connect to the Oracle database using the Node Js in windows machine

How to connect to the Oracle database using the Node Js in windows machine ?

The Data Base resides in the another machine.

i tried to install it using the following url [https://github.com/oracle/node-oracledb/blob/master/INSTALL.md#instwin] but eneded with errors.

Please help me on this

below is the error i got.

(node "C:\Program Files\nodejs\node_modules\npm\bin\node-gyp-bin\\..\..\node_modules\node-gyp\bin\node-gyp.js" rebuild ) else (node "" rebuild )
Building the projects in this solution one at a time. To enable parallel build,
please add the "/m" switch.
C:\Program Files (x86)\MSBuild\Microsoft.Cpp\v4.0\V140\Platforms\x64\PlatformTo
olsets\v140\Toolset.targets(36,5): error MSB8036: The Windows SDK version 8.1 w
as not found. Install the required version of Windows SDK or change the SDK ver
sion in the project property pages or by right-clicking the solution and select
ing "Retarget solution". [C:\Program Files\nodejs\node_modules\oracledb\build\o
gyp ERR! build error
gyp ERR! stack Error: `msbuild` failed with exit code: 1
gyp ERR! stack at ChildProcess.onExit (C:\Program Files\nodejs\node_modules\
gyp ERR! stack at emitTwo (events.js:87:13)
gyp ERR! stack at ChildProcess.emit (events.js:172:7)
gyp ERR! stack at Process.ChildProcess._handle.onexit (internal/child_proces
gyp ERR! System Windows_NT 6.3.9600
gyp ERR! command "C:\\Program Files\\nodejs\\node.exe" "C:\\Program Files\\nodej
s\\node_modules\\npm\\node_modules\\node-gyp\\bin\\node-gyp.js" "rebuild"
gyp ERR! cwd C:\Program Files\nodejs\node_modules\oracledb
gyp ERR! node -v v4.6.0
gyp ERR! node-gyp -v v3.4.0
gyp ERR! not ok
npm ERR! Windows_NT 6.3.9600
npm ERR! argv "C:\\Program Files\\nodejs\\node.exe" "C:\\Program Files\\nodejs\\
node_modules\\npm\\bin\\npm-cli.js" "install" "oracledb"
npm ERR! node v4.6.0
npm ERR! npm v3.10.8

npm ERR! oracledb@1.11.0 install: `node-gyp rebuild`
npm ERR! Exit status 1
npm ERR!
npm ERR! Failed at the oracledb@1.11.0 install script 'node-gyp rebuild'.
npm ERR! Make sure you have the latest version of node.js and npm installed.
npm ERR! If you do, this is most likely a problem with the oracledb package,
npm ERR! not with npm itself.
npm ERR! Tell the author that this fails on your system:
npm ERR! node-gyp rebuild
npm ERR! You can get information on how to open an issue for this project with:
npm ERR! npm bugs oracledb
npm ERR! Or if that isn't available, you can get their info via:
npm ERR! npm owner ls oracledb
npm ERR! There is likely additional logging output above.

npm ERR! Please include the following file with any support request:
npm ERR! C:\Program Files\nodejs\npm-debug.log

Thanks in advance.


Please follow this doc step by step procedure. It worked for me.