How to Connect Oracle with Crystal Reports

Hi Everyone,
I am new to Crystal Report,
Just tell me how to connect Crystal Report thro' Oracle 9i or 10g Forms
With regards,
Krishnan

You may want to use ODBC for the connectivity.

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