ERROR OGG-00664 OCI Error Beginning Session (status = 1034-ORA-01034: ORACLE Not Available (Doc ID 1606643.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.2.1.0.5 to 11.2.1.0.16 [Release 11.2]
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Symptoms

Using Oracle Goldengate 11.2.1.0.5, running on a RHEL6 x86_64 bit platform, the following error occurs when extracting and using a remote trail file
2013-12-03 22:45:55 ERROR OGG-00664 OCI Error beginning session (status = 1034-ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
ORA-27101: shared memory realm does not exist
Linux-x86_64 Error: 2: No such file or directory).

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