How to Resolve Intermittent Error ORA-28511: Lost RPC Connection to Heterogeneous Remote Agent Using Database Gateway (Doc ID 1331919.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database Gateway for Sybase - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Gateway for Informix - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Gateway for Teradata - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Gateway for SQL Server - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Goal




How to resolve the following intermittent error when using a Database Gateway -

ORA-28511: lost RPC connection to heterogeneous remote agent using SID=ORA-28511: lost RPC connection to heterogeneous remote agent using SID=(DESCRIPTION=(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=TCP)(HOST=test.company.net)(PORT=2002))(CONNECT_DATA=(SID=GATEWAY)))
ORA-02063: preceding line from GTW


A transaction which fails with the above error will then work successfully when submitted again.

Solution

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