DBLOGIN to z/OS DB2 Datasource Fails with Error Message Database operation failed: Couldn't connect to {data source} (Doc ID 1454726.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.1.1.1.20 and later
IBM z/OS on System z

Symptoms

GGSCI> DBLOGIN  SOURCEDB {data source}, userid  {userid}, password {password}

2012-04-24 15:05:49  WARNING OGG-00552  Database operation failed: Couldn't connect to {data source} for catalog queries. ODBC error: SQLS
TATE 08001 native database error -99999. {DB2 FOR OS/390}{ODBC DRIVER}  SQLSTATE=08001  ERRLOC=2:23:3.                              
ERROR: Failed to open data source IBCDBT1 for user {userid}  

 

Cause

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