Extract / Replicate abended with ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified (Doc ID 2142762.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 12.1.2.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

from report file

2016-05-26 06:30:30 ERROR OGG-00664 Oracle GoldenGate Delivery for Oracle, <EXXXX>.prm: OCI Error during OCIServerAttach (status = 12154-ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified).
2016-05-26 06:30:30 ERROR OGG-01668 Oracle GoldenGate Delivery for Oracle, <EXXXX>.prm: PROCESS ABENDING.

Cause

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