OPA: Admin.sh Script Throws Communications Link Failure Error

(Doc ID 2108068.1)

Last updated on MARCH 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Policy Automation - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Oracle Policy Automation

OPA: admin.sh script throwing connection error.

Admin.sh script is unable to connect to the Oracle database in order to update a Hub configuration



-bash-3.2$ ./admin.sh list_properties -name=sndopa10 -dbconn=ds01-db0101.dev.laa.uk:2221 -dbuser=opauser -dbpass=XXXXXXX
Error getting properties: Connection failure. SQL error occurred: Communications link failure

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

use admin.sh script to log into the underlying Oracle database.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot update the Hub's configuration.


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