How to connect to ASM instance from a remote client (Oracle Net) (Doc ID 340277.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version 10.1.0.4.0 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.8 to 11.1.0.6 [Release 9.2 to 11.1]
Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 10.2.0.3 and later
Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked Currency on 18-Oct-2014

Goal

Connecting to ASM instance remotely using Oracle Net and tools like SQL*Plus.

This note will resolve help resolve the following errors when trying to connect to an ASM isntance remotely

ORA-12505 TNS:listener could not resolve SID given in connect descriptor
ORA-12541: TNS:no listener
ORA-15000: command disallowed by current instance type
ORA-12528: TNS:listener: all appropriate instances are blocking new connections
ORA-1031:   insufficient privileges

Solution

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