Starting OID 10g oidmon Fails with "[gsdsiConnect]ORA-0,[oidmon]: Unable to connect to database" (Doc ID 260915.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 to 10.1.4 [Release 10gR1 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The OID 10g oidmon process fails to start with oidmon.log errors:

2004/01/09:14:46:46 * [oidmon]: Unable to connect to database, will retry again after 20 sec
2004/01/09:14:47:06 * [gsdsiConnect] ORA-0,
2004/01/09:14:47:06 * [oidmon]: Unable to connect to database, will retry again after 20 sec
2004/01/09:14:47:26 * Error connecting database. -1
2004/01/09:14:47:26 * Error : Guardian Process terminated

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Cause

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