[gsdsiConnect] ORA-0,Could Not Connect to the Database Running OIDCTL Command for OID 10g (Doc ID 845756.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 to 10.1.4.3 [Release 10gR1 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Jan-2014***

Symptoms

OID is installed in an ORACLE_HOME separate from the Metadata Repository database.
When trying to stop the default configset in favor of a new one using this command:

oidctl server=oidldapd instance=1 configset=0 stop

the following error was received:

NLS_LANG not set in environment
Setting NLS_LANG to AMERICAN_AMERICA.AL32UTF8
[gsdsiConnect] ORA-0,
Could not connect to the Database.

 

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms