Golden Gate Error OGG-0551: Database operation failed: Couldn't connect for catalog queries (Doc ID 2147407.1)

Last updated on APRIL 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 12.1.2.1.9 and later
IBM z/OS on System z

Symptoms

Oracle GoldenGate(OGG) DEFGEN abends ( Also applies to Extract and Replicat)

2016-05-19 14:39:17 ERROR OGG-00551 Database operation failed: Couldn't connect to <DB2 data source  for catalog queries. ODBC error: SQLSTATE 08001 native database error -99999. {DB2 FOR OS/390}{ODBC DRIVER} SQLSTATE=08001 ERRLOC=3:2:3.

Cause

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