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Unable to Create Database - Failing with ora-12547 (Doc ID 302924.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database Configuration Assistant - Version 9.2.0.1 and later
HP-UX PA-RISC (64-bit)

Symptoms

Database creation fails using DBCA with ora-12547 

You are creating database as oracle user who installed the software 
You have checked that you are using oracle database 64 bit on HP-UX 64 bit 

Following Errors Reported 
sqlplus '/ as sysdba' returns error:
sh: /pkg/WASGPRD/dbs/appli/oracle/product/9.2.0/bin/oracle: Execute permission
denied. ORA-12547: TNS:lost contact

You have enough memory settings such as SHMMAX set 

Relink all shows the following messages 

mv -f /pkg/WASGPRD/dbs/appli/oracle/product/9.2.0/lib/libnk59.sl /pkg/WASGPRD/dbs/appli/oracle/product/9.2.0/lib/libnk59.sl0 *** Error exit code 1 (ignored) -f /pkg/WASGPRD/dbs/appli/oracle/product/9.2.0/lib/libnrad9.sl /pkg/WASGPRD/dbs/appli/oracle/product/9.2.0/lib/libnrad9.sl0 *** Error exit code 1 (ignored)
...
Multiple rules lines for `ctxhx' 
Too many command lines for `ctxhx' 
Too many command lines for `ctxhx' 

Changes

 

Cause

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