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Troubleshooting DBRunning Related Issues During Application Server 10g Installation (Doc ID 344953.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 04, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release AS10g to AS10gR2]
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Application Server 10g Enterprise Edition - Version:
Information in this document applies to any platform.


During installation the DBRunning function connects to the Metadata Repository to verify that the database is started and accepts connections.
If DBRunning fails during installation this commandline utility can be used to aid in troubleshooting.

This tool cannot be launched from Oracle9iAS Release 2 iAS 9.0.2 or 9.0.3
-You will receive following error
 java.sql.SQLException: Io exception: Invalid connection string format, a valid format is: "host:port:sid"

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