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OpenVMS: ORA-12518 When Making a Dedicated SQL*Net connection to an OpenVMS Server (Doc ID 433337.1)

Last updated on APRIL 16, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version and later
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha


A SQL*Net connection fails immediately with the following error :

   $ sqlplus <USER>/<PASSWORD>@<TNS STRING>

   SQL*Plus: Release - Production on Thu May 24 02:43:35 2007

   Copyright (c) 1982, 2005, Oracle. All Rights Reserved.

   ORA-12518: TNS:listener could not hand off client connection


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