EM 10g and 11g - Running Jobs Returns ORA-1034: ORACLE Not Available (Doc ID 942202.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2015

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.3 to 11.1.0.1 [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 10-AUG-2011
Checked for relevance on 12-Feb-2013
Checked for relevance on 15-Jul-2014

Symptoms

Running a RMAN returns:

Problem Description:
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of configure command at 08/17/2009 06:00:10
RMAN-06403: could not obtain a fully authorized session
ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
ORA-27101: shared memory realm does not exist
Linux-x86_64 Error: 2: No such file or directory

Creating a simple "select sysdat from dual" also returns the same set of Oracle errors indicating that the database is not available.

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Cause

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