Lsnrctl Start Fails to Create Windows Service for New TNS Listener
Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Net Services - Version 10.2.0.1 to 184.108.40.206 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 7-MAY-2014***
TNS listener service is not created for new listener via terminal services or remote desktop software
Starting a new TNS listener fails when using Terminal Services or Remote Desktop software.
From command prompt window, command lsnrctl start listener_name errors with:
Windows Service for the new TNS listener is not created.
Turning on Oracle Net Listener tracing does not produce a trace for the failure.
No listener.log file is created and there are no entries in the Windows event viewer
Same symptoms listed above have been reported for Windows 7 / 2008. See the following document: <Note: 1390900.1> Windows 7: TNS Listener Fails to Start or Stop Using Command Line LSNRCTL Utility
This is likely a new installation.
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