OpenVMS: Startup Open Fails with ORA-16032 and ORA-07716 (Doc ID 835770.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 01, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.2 to 10.2.0.4 [Release 10.2]
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha
***Checked for relevance on 01-Nov-2013***


Symptoms

SQL> startup open
ORA-16032: parameter LOG_ARCHIVE_DEST destination string cannot be translated
ORA-07716: sksachk: invalid device specification for ARCHIVE

Cause

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