After a Fresh Install ORA-12203 is Returned Trying to Login to Oracle Clinical - Thesaurus Management System

(Doc ID 304562.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2010

Applies to:

Oracle Thesaurus Management System - Version: 4.5 and later   [Release: 4.5 and later ]
Oracle Clinical - Version: 4.5 and later    [Release: 4.5 and later]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-JUL-2010***


After a fresh install when trying to login to TMS the following error is returned:

ORA-12203 TNS unable to connect to destination.

It is possible to login to the database using the SQL*Plus executable under any of the oracle home directories e.g.
  • Oracle\806
  • Oracle\isuites
  • Oracle\9iDS
which confirms that the SQL*Net set-up is correct.


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