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Configuring P6 Database Fails With Error: "Unable to Resolve Privileged Username and Password Listener Refused the Connection With the Following Error: ORA-12518, TNS:listener Could Not Hand Off Client Connection" (Doc ID 2156889.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 12, 2019

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to configure the P6 database connection, the following error occur:

Unable to resolve privileged username and password Listener refused the connection with the following error: ORA-12518, TNS:listener could not hand off client connection.

1. Run dbconfigpv to configure P6 database connection
2. Observe reported error


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