11gR2 IPv6 Listener Startup Fails With TNS-12537..TNS-12560 (Doc ID 960152.1)

Last updated on MARCH 17, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version: 11.2.0.0
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

11gR2 listener configured with IPv6 fails to start and throws the following error message -

TNS-12547: TNS:lost contact
  TNS-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error
    TNS-00517: Lost contact
      Linux Error: 104: Connection reset by peer
or

TNS-12537: TNS:connection closed
  TNS-12560: TNS:proto adapter error
    TNS-00507: Connection closed
      Linux Error: 29: Illegal seek

Cause

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