datapatch fails to connect with ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
(Doc ID 1635432.1)
Last updated on FEBRUARY 12, 2019
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52 [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Datapatch may fail while connecting to the database following error:
SQL Patching tool version 184.108.40.206.0 on Thu Jan 23 10:54:40 2014
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Connecting to database...Database connect failed with:
ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
ORA-27101: shared memory realm does not exist
SVR4 Error: 2: No such file or directory (DBD ERROR: OCISessionBegin)
datapatch is executed to perform post apply / rollback steps
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In this Document
|Solution: The solution is currently being developed|
|Workaround 1: Manually run sqlplatch command|
|Workaround 2: Manually apply / rollback the patch|