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RDBPROD:SQL/Services Monitor Fails With SQLSRV-E-SHMEMINITFAIL & SYSTEM-F-NOPRIV (Doc ID 70160.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle SQL/Services for Rdb on OpenVMS - Version 7.1 and later
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS VAX
HP OpenVMS Alpha

Symptoms

Your SQL/Services monitor process fails to create dispatcher and execution server processes and shows the following error in the SQL/Services monitor log file:

SQLSRV-E-SHMEMINITFAIL, Shared memory initialization failed
SYSTEM-F-NOPRIV, insufficient privilege or object protection violation

Cause

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