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"Error 57" While Launching Sqlplus In Windows Server (Doc ID 2968400.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 16, 2023

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When running SQLPlus, the following error shows up:

Customer tried the steps described in <Note 2391548.1> "Error 57 Initializing SQL*Plus and Error Loading Message Shared Library", but all permissions are correctly defined and the issue remains.


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