Extract abends ERROR 145 VAM function VAM Initialize returned unexpected result: error 600

(Doc ID 1329241.1)

Last updated on MAY 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Itanium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2


On start(or restart) of extract on a multi node server you see messages similar to the following

2011-06-03 12:56:42 GGS INFO 285 VAM Client Report <OpenProcess failed
to open SQL Server process. GetLastError is 87.
Verify connection is to a local instance and that permissions are granted for ac
cess to sqlservr process ID 15976.>.

2011-06-03 12:56:42 GGS ERROR 145 VAM function VAMInitialize returned un
expected result: error 600 - VAM Client Report <MSSqlVam: (1) [CFileInfo::Read]
Read called for NULL Handle. FileName = C:\SQL\LinkS05S01\Data01\LinkS05S01_log_

2011-06-03 12:56:42 GGS ERROR 190 PROCESS ABENDING.


A system failover has a occured or you have changed the server in the cluster your OGG extract or Database Instance is running on


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