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ERROR: Unrecognized parameter <SOURCEDB>, expected USERID on a new/upgraded OGG installation (Doc ID 1477820.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2017

Applies to:

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


When attempting to use DBLOGIN SOURCEDB on GGSCI you get the following error

GGSCI > DBLOGIN SOURCEDB <DSN>, Userid pkload, Password XXXX
ERROR: Unrecognized parameter <SOURCEDB>, expected USERID


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