TNS-01150 and NL-00305 starting listener (Doc ID 91559.1)

Last updated on JUNE 23, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version 11.2.0.4 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Oracle listener is failing to start using the Lsnrctl utility.
The LSNRCTL start command yields the following errors:

TNS-01150 The address of the specified listener name is incorrect

NL-00305 specified path name does not exist

Changes

No changes are necessary. 

Cause

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