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Oracle Secure Enterprise Search Installation Fails with ORA-00119 (Doc ID 1281246.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Enterprise Search - Version 11.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 20-Dec-2013***


The Secure Enterprise Search (SES) installation fails with the following errors during the Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA) phase:

ORA-00119: invalid specification for system parameter LOCAL_LISTENER
ORA-00132: syntax error or unresolved network name 'LISTENER_O02SES0'
ORA-01078: failure in processing system parameters


The /etc location contains the following TNS related files:

-rw------- 1 oracle dba 764 Nov 11 13:06 listener.ora
lrwxrwxrwx 1 oracle dba 38 Oct 19 11:19 tnsnames.ora -> /usr/local/oracle/network/tnsnames.ora


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