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'Authentication failed. couldn't load file..pkgDb2Adapter.so' Error when Creating an Entity in Oracle Data Quality (Doc ID 817664.1)

Last updated on JUNE 16, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version 10.1.3.4.0 and later
Generic UNIX
Generic Linux

Purpose

With ODQ Server (Oracle Data Quality Metabase Server and Scheduler) running on Unix/Linux platforms, when attempting to create an Entity from a DB2 Loader Connection in ODP/ODQ, most of the time the following error occurs:

 
As pkgDb2Adapter.so comes with the product install, does exist in the above path, and the user has proper privileges to that directory, it is confusing why this error would occur. This Note intends to show why the above error happens and provides diagnostic steps to help resolve this issue.

Troubleshooting Steps

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In this Document
Purpose
Troubleshooting Steps
 1) Find out which libraries pkgDb2Adapter.so uses.
 2) Verify if the above shared libraries exist on the system.
 3) Stop the Scheduler, add correct paths to LD_LIBRARY_PATH in .TSDiscovery file.
 4) Restart the Scheduler.
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