SES 11g Install Fails With the Error "TNS-12537: TNS:connection closed" (Doc ID 1556087.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Enterprise Search - Version 11.1.2.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 03-Dec-2014***

Symptoms

While installing the SES 11.1.2.2, the process hang and generated the error in the log such as:


Connecting to (DESCRIPTION=(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=TCP)(HOST=my.oracle.com)(PORT=1521)))


TNS-12537: TNS:connection closed
TNS-12546: TNS:permission denied
TNS-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error
TNS-00507: Connection closed

.....
Error while executing action:  "setup_all"
Unable to configure datasource "EnterpriseSearchDS"
Command = C:\oracle\product\11.1.2.2.0\ses\seshome/bin/searchctl.bat has failed

 

In the listener trace, it also indicated:

 

ora_4112_3640.trc

2013-05-17 10:10:31.449186 : nttcnr:connected on ipaddr 10.xxx.xxx.xxx
2013-05-17 10:10:31.449198 : nttvlser:entry
2013-05-17 10:10:31.449208 : snlinGetNameInfo:entry
2013-05-17 10:10:31.449222 : snlinGetNameInfo:exit
2013-05-17 10:10:31.449234 : nttvlser:valid node check on incoming node 10.xxx.xxx.xxx
2013-05-17 10:10:31.449248 : nttvlser:Denied Entry: 10.xxx.xxx.xxx
2013-05-17 10:10:31.449391 : nttcon:exit

Cause

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