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"Could not read memory" Error Trying to Run SQL*Plus After Successful Client Software Install (Doc ID 368431.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2007

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version:
This problem can occur on any platform.


New Client SQL*Plus installation worked fine. 
Now the following error occurs when running SQL*Plus:

"Could Not Read Memory"


Perl was installed on the machine.


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