Endeca is Unable to Connect to Oracle Database 12c with the ojdbc14 driver (Doc ID 2014019.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Guided Search / Oracle Commerce Experience Manager - Version 5.1.3 to 6.4.1.1 [Release 5.x to 6.x]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When connecting to Oracle Database 12c with the ojdbc6 driver, it is successful. When connecting to Oracle Database 12c with the ojdbc14 driver it fails with an error.


The forge.log contains errors like this:
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Cause

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