OGG OSS Vamserv Error Starting A Primary Extract, VAM: Failed to initialize VAMSERV, error 12 (Doc ID 1435927.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 13, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.1.1.1.11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

FROM EMS
2012/03/13 13:01:11 \PRO3.$Y1DA TANDEM.OSS.G11 000008 USER ERROR , PID = 220201234 (Oracle GoldenGate Capture for SQL/MX) : 2012-03-13 13:01:11 ERROR OGG-00146 Oracle GoldenGate Capture for SQL/MX, rtcapt.prm: VAM function VAMInitialize returned unexpected result: error 600 - VAM Client Report <SQL/MX VAM: Failed to initialize VAMSERV, error 12 PROCESS_CREATE_ error 12,51 on \PRO3.$RTFP34.GGS.VAMSERV>.

FROM VIEW REPORT
2012-03-13 13:01:11 INFO OGG-00182 VAM API running in single-threaded mode.

2012-03-13 13:01:11 INFO OGG-01515 Positioning to begin time Mar 13, 2012 12:50:33 PM.

Source Context :
SourceModule : [ggvam.gen]
SourceID : [/home/ecloud/sqlmx_13147221/src/gglib/ggvam/cvamgen.cpp]
SourceFunction : [vamInitialize]
SourceLine : [417]

2012-03-13 13:01:11 ERROR OGG-00146 VAM function VAMInitialize returned unexpected result: error 600 - VAM Client Report <SQL/MX
VAM: Failed to initialize VAMSERV, error 12
PROCESS_CREATE_ error 12,51 on \PRO3.$RTFP34.GGS.VAMSERV>.

2012-03-13 13:01:11 ERROR OGG-01668 PROCESS ABENDING.

Changes

New install or upgrade of OGG for SQL\MX

Cause

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