Opmnctl Returns Error 'main: NLS initialization failed!!'
Last updated on JULY 29, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 10.1.2.0.0 to 10.1.2.3.0 [Release AS10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Application Server 10g Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.2.0.0 to 10.1.2.3.0
- Error reported is not limited to Oracle Application Server.
- Similar errors has been reported in RDBMS and Grid Control installations.
Following are possible errors returned from opmnctl commands:
main: NLS initialization failed!!
pingwait exits with 1228584
opmnctl: opmn start failed
- libociei.so file is present in one or more of the directories specified in LIB PATH environment variable (e.g. $LD_LIBRARY_PATH this variable depends on the platform)
- oraociei*.dll (such as oraociei10.dll) is present in one or more of the directories specified in PATH environment variable.
For ease of reference, the rest of this note will refer to libociei.so/oraociei*.dll as OCI file.
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