OpenVMS: External Procedures Fail With ORA-6521 ORA-6522 vms_dlsym (Doc ID 1247015.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version 10.1.0.2 and later
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha
***Checked for relevance on 23-Apr-2013***

Symptoms


Invoking an external procedure which makes an OCI database connection on OpenVMS Alpha or Itanium fails with: 


ERROR at line 1:
ORA-06521: PL/SQL: Error mapping function
ORA-06522: ERROR - vms_dlsym for file
$1$DGA107:[ORACLE.APPS.BIN]ONLINE_TEST.EXE SUBMIT_REQUEST
ORA-06512: at "ADMIN.EXAMPLE", line 1
ORA-06512: at line 1

Cause

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