"ORA-01034 ORACLE not available" Error When Running nms-install
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Utilities Network Management System - Version 22.214.171.124 and later
Oracle Network Management for Utilities - DMS - Version 126.96.36.199 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When running nms-install on 188.8.131.52.0, the script output started like this:
Checking version of the database server.
If the database is not ready yet, you may skip this check.
Please enter connect information (or press enter to skip check):
NMS DB User: nms
NMS DB Pass:
Oracle service name(NMS1203):
DB connect failed on exception:
ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
ORA-27101: shared memory realm does not exist
SVR4 Error: 2: No such file or directory
[SQLCode: 1034], [SQLState: 08006]
The rest of the installation ran successfully.
Why could an nms-install start off with a "ORACLE not available" error, yet run successfully?
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