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Listener does not start; error with symbol nsgettrans_bycxdwattr (Doc ID 1353701.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 27, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)


You are trying to start the Listener on an AIX system, but it fails with errors similar to the following...

Starting /u01/app/oracle/product/11.2.0/db_1/bin/tnslsnr: please wait...
exec(): 0509-036 Cannot load program tnslsnr because of the following errors:
rtld: 0712-001 Symbol nsgettrans_bycxdwattr was referenced
from module tnslsnr(), but a runtime definition of the symbol was not found.
rtld: 0712-002 fatal error: exiting.
TNS-12547: TNS:lost contact
TNS-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error
TNS-00517: Lost contact
IBM/AIX RISC System/6000 Error: 32: Broken pipe


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