Error: "ORA-01033: ORACLE initialization or shutdown in progress" When Attempting to Connect to An Oracle 12c Pluggable Database Through Migrate.bat

(Doc ID 2221970.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 10, 2017

Applies to:

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


When attempting to migrate a SQL Server database to an Oracle 12c pluggable database, the following error occurs:


ORA-01033: ORACLE initialization or shutdown in progress


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run migrate.bat.
2. Select migrate data from SQL to Oracle.
3. Enter in the SQL Server database information.
4. Enter in the Oracle pluggable database information.
5. Click Next
6. Observe reported error.


The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot migrate from SQL Server database to Oracle 12c pluggable database.


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