GoldenGate SQL Server Extract Abends With Error OGG-00146 VAM function VAMInitialize Server Does Not Exist or Access Denied

(Doc ID 1377964.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 07, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version: and later   [Release: and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to run Oracle GoldenGate (OGG) Extract on a new GoldenGate for SQL Server installation, the following error occurs.

ERROR OGG-00146 VAM function VAMInitialize returned unexpected result: error 600 - VAM Client Report <MSSqlVam: (1) [CLogReader::Open] [DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (Connect()).]SQL Server does not exist or access denied. Error (-2147467259): [DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (Connect()).]SQL Server does not exist or access denied.


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