OID 12c Fails to Start with oidmon Log Error: ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified
Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Internet Directory - Version 188.8.131.52.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Internet Directory (OID) 12c.
OID fails to start with log error:
will retry again after 10 sec
[2017-10-24T14:01:30.484774+00:00] [OID] [NOTIFICATION:16]  [OIDMON] [host: oidhost] [pid: 3119] [tid: 0] Guardian: [gsdsiConnect] ORA-12154, ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified
The database is up and reachable from OID software owner via sqlplus.
Where is OID pulling the tnsnames value from in OID 12c?
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