RDBPROD: SQLSRV-E-TNSEXTENDED, SQL*Net TNS-12542 & TNS-12560 on OCI_DISP Startup (Doc ID 104738.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SQL/Services for Rdb on OpenVMS - Version 7.1.2 and later
HP OpenVMS VAX
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha

Symptoms

You install Oracle SQL/Services and OCI Services for the first time and configure the product according to the instructions in Doc ID 177834.1. You cannot startup the OCI_DISP dispatcher. Each time the OCI dispatcher is started, the following errors are written to the OCI dispatcher log:

------------EVENT BEGIN: EVENT_LOG at Wed Apr 5 2000 15:22:29.074----------
%SQLSRV-I-EVENT_LOG, event logged at line 588 in file COM_TNS.C;1
%SQLSRV-E-TNSFAILURE, Oracle SQL*Net TNS nslisten() service has failed
%SQLSRV-E-TNSEXTENDED, Oracle SQL*Net TNS error codes: primary (12542) secondary (12560)
------------EVENT END : EVENT_LOG at Wed Apr 5 2000 15:22:29.130----------

------------EVENT BEGIN: EVENT_LOG at Wed Apr 5 2000 15:22:29.450----------
%SQLSRV-I-EVENT_LOG, event logged at line 10082 in file CMD.C;1
%SQLSRV-E-TNSFAILURE, Oracle SQL*Net TNS oci_listener() service has failed
------------EVENT END : EVENT_LOG at Wed Apr 5 2000 15:22:29.451----------

------------EVENT BEGIN: EVENT_LOG at Wed Apr 5 2000 15:22:29.483----------
%SQLSRV-I-EVENT_LOG, event logged at line 10128 in file CMD.C;1
%SQLSRV-E-NOLISCREATED, No listeners could be created
------------EVENT END : EVENT_LOG at Wed Apr 5 2000 15:22:29.496----------

Cause

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