Director GUI returns error using "Failure communicating with host" ggsci command (Doc ID 1212739.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Management Pack for Oracle GoldenGate - Version 1.0.0.0 to 2.0.0.10 [Release 1.0 to 2.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using OGG Director, when running a ggsci command from Director GUI or Director desktop client, the following error is returned:

"Failure communicating with host: Error retrieving dynamic port from <host> on 7809: Read timed out"

or

 

In Director 12.1.2 even though manager process is running you will get the following error

Connection Failed Manager doesn't seems to be running

GGSCI Connection error : Connection refused by ggsci: Connection timed out

Cause

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