OGG extract fails with "ERROR OGG-00662 OCI Error allocating error handle (status = -2)" (Doc ID 1645842.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 18, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Following error is seen when starting a OGG extract

Source Context :
 SourceModule            : [ggdb.ora.sess]
 SourceID                : [/scratch/aime1/adestore/views/aime1_staxk20/oggcore/OpenSys/src/gglib/ggdbora/ocisess.c]
 SourceFunction          : [OCISESS_context_def::oci_try(int, const char *, ...)]
 SourceLine              : [658]

2014-03-26 13:31:53  ERROR   OGG-00662  OCI Error allocating error handle (status = -2).

2014-03-26 13:31:53  ERROR   OGG-01668  PROCESS ABENDING.

Cause

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