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Installing Oracle Server Registry Fails with ORA-12505 (Doc ID 393575.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 18, 2023

Applies to:

Web Services - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The installation of Oracle Service Registry 10.1.3 into Oracle Application Server fails.

Installation trace file registry/log/install.log shows:

[java] create_quiet:
[java] [java] java.sql.SQLException: Listener refused the connection with the following
[java] [java] ORA-12505, TNS:listener does not currently know of SID given in connect
[java] [java] The Connection descriptor used by the client was:
[java] [java] <hostName>:<port>:<serviceName>

[java] [java] at oracle.jdbc.driver.DatabaseError.throwSqlException
[java] [java] at oracle.jdbc.driver.DatabaseError.throwSqlException(
[java] [java] at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.logon(
[java] [java] at oracle.jdbc.driver.PhysicalConnection.<init>(
[java] [java] at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.<init>(
[java] [java] at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CDriverExtension.getConnection(
[java] [java] at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver.connect(
[java] [java] at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(
[java] [java] at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(
[java] [java] at com.systinet.uddi.database.util.CreateSchema.setUpConnection(
[java] [java] at com.systinet.uddi.database.util.Connector.init(
[java] [java] at com.systinet.uddi.database.util.CreateSchema.main(


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