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Troubleshooting Guide TNS-12519 TNS-12516 ORA-12519 ORA-12516 (Doc ID 552765.1)

Last updated on MARCH 31, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version 9.2.0.8 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 9.2 to 12.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.8 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 9.2 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

Helps to understand these listener log errors.  The circumstances under which they're thrown
and to aid in resolution.

TNS - 12519  TNS: no appropriate service handler found
TNS - 12516 TNS : listener could not find instance with matching protocol stack

You are facing TNS - 12519 / TNS - 12516 in the client application or Listener log.

Troubleshooting Steps

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Purpose
Troubleshooting Steps
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 Known Issues :
 Diagnostic Information :
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