DBLOGIN to z/OS DB2 Datasource Fails with Couldn't Connect to {datasouce} for catalog queries, ODBC error: SQLSTATE 08001 native database error -99999 (Doc ID 1519294.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.2.1.0.1 and later
IBM z/OS on System z

Symptoms

 GGSCI>DBLOGIN SOURCEDB {data source} fails with:

ERROR: Database operation failed: Couldn't connect to {data source} for catalog queries.
ODBC error: SQLSTATE 08001 native database error -99999. {
DB2 FOR OS/390}{ODBC DRIVER} SQLSTATE=08001 ERRLOC=2:18:3Failed to open data source {data source}

Cause

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