Error ORA-1034 returned instead of Connect to idle instance
Last updated on MAY 18, 2015
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 18.104.22.168 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
-bash-4.1$ sqlplus system@DEP2
SQL*Plus: Release 22.214.171.124.0 Production on Fri May 8 19:05:26 2015
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ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
ORA-27101: shared memory realm does not exist
Expect to have the following message when connecting to a RAC instance that's down:
Connected to an idle instance.
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