SP2-0642: Sql*Plus Internal Error State 2165, Context 4294967295:0:0

(Doc ID 396154.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 10, 2017

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version 9.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Not able to connect to sqlplus with the following command:

e.g.
sqlplus /nolog
or
sqlplus

Failing with the following error:
SP2-0642: SQL*Plus internal error state 2165, context 4294967295:0:0
Unable to proceed

Cause

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