Listeners Not Starting: TNS-12541, TNS-12560, TNS-00511, 64-bit Windows Error: 2: No such file or directory

(Doc ID 2372521.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using 'lsnrctl.exe' and/or 'srvctl start' - any attempts to start any of the listener services (ora.LISTENER.lsnr, SCAN_LISTENER resources, etc.) in a Grid Infrastructure manged Real Application Clusters cluster fail with the following errors:

TNS-12541, TNS-12560, TNS-00511
64-bit Windows Error: 2: No such file or directory

 

The listeners began to fail moments after EFS (Encryption File System) Service was enabled.

Cause

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