Messaging Gateway Startup Fails With 'Failed to connect to database. SQL error: 28547, connect string: jdbc:oracle:oci8:@MGW_AGENT' (Doc ID 746129.1)

Last updated on JULY 03, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for currency 06-Sep-10


Symptoms

A 10.2 onwards Messaging Gateway agent fails to start, with an error similar to the following:

Connecting to database using connect string = jdbc:oracle:oci8:@MGW_AGENT
>>2008-10-22 14:14:19 MGW Engine 0 EXCEPTION main
oracle.mgw.admin.MgwAdminException: [241] Failed to connect to database. SQL error: 28547,
connect string: jdbc:oracle:oci8:@MGW_AGENT

Cause

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