Opening A HSM Wallet Is Failing With "ORA-28376 Cannot Find PKCS11 Library" (Doc ID 1282573.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2015

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version: 11.2.0.1 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to open a Hard Ware Security Module[HSM] wallet after configuration is failing as show below :

alter system set wallet open identified by "test:test1";
ORA-28376 Cannot Find PKCS11 Library

This issue mostly happens on a 64-bit machine.

Cause

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