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How to Deal with an ORA-01033 'Oracle startup or shutdown in progress' Error (Doc ID 343031.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 02-Sep-2016***


What to do when database clients are receiving an ORA-01033 'Oracle startup or shutdown in progress' when they are attempting to connect to a database that should be open and available to them?


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