Director Admin Fails Creating Datasource with EJB Exception (Doc ID 1519844.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 22, 2013

Applies to:

Management Pack for Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.1.1.1.0 to 11.2.1.0.0 [Release 11.1.1.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle GoldenGate Director v11.2.1.0.0

When trying to create a datasource with Director Admin Client, the following error is returned:
 
(note--tried fully qualified name as well as IP address)

 Connection check failed:

RemoteException - EJB Exception: ; nested exception is: java.lang.NullPointerException
 
Also, please see the following errors captured in the ggserr.log when trying to create a connection to the datasource:

2012-12-07 14:30:45  INFO    OGG-00975  Oracle GoldenGate Manager for Oracle, mgr.prm:  No Dynamic Ports Available.
2012-12-07 14:30:47  INFO    OGG-00963  Oracle GoldenGate Manager for Oracle, mgr.prm:  Command received from GUI on host 169.171.80.98 (START GGSCI ).
2012-12-07 14:30:47  INFO    OGG-00975  Oracle GoldenGate Manager for Oracle, mgr.prm:  No Dynamic Ports Available.

Following errors in debug logs

DEBUG 2012-12-13 10:16:00,226 [nccdb-uat3232.nam.nsroot.net:7810] Connecting to manager at nccdb-uat3232.nam.nsroot.net:7810 To get dynamic ggsci server port.
ERROR 2012-12-13 10:16:00,227 [nccdb-uat3232.nam.nsroot.net:7810] Error retrieving dynamic port from nccdb-uat3232.nam.nsroot.net on 7810: Connection refused

Cause

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