OBIEE 11g: Error: "Error Code: OPR4ONWY:U9IM8TAC:OI2DL65P ... ORA-12154: TNS Could Not Resolve The Connect Identifier Specified" when Running or Creating a Report

(Doc ID 1473942.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version BP2 and later
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version BP2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 18-Dec-2013***


You have created a new repository and when you try to create a report in Answers based on it, you get the following error:

Odbc driver returned an error (SQLExecDirectW).
Error Details
State: HY000. Code: 10058. [NQODBC] [SQL_STATE: HY000] nQSError: 10058] A general error has occurred. [nQSError:43113] [Messgage returned from OBIS. [nQSError: 17001] Oracle error code: 12154, message: ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve
the connect identifier specified at OCI call OCIServerAttach. [nQSError: 17014] Could not connect to Oracle database. (HY000)


 create a new connection pool


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