AutoConfig is Failing with status 4 for a New Database with NLS Environment Error ORA-12705

(Doc ID 1612017.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Install - Version 12 to 12 [Release 1.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Autoconfig is failing  for a new  DataBase configuration where log is showing following error messages:

SQLPLUS Executable : /u01/app/oracle/product/

SQL*Plus: Release Production on Sun Jan 5 13:55:23 2014

Copyright (c) 1982, 2011, Oracle.  All rights reserved.

Enter value for 1: Enter value for 2: Enter value for 3: ERROR:
ORA-12705: Cannot access NLS data files or invalid environment specified exiting with status 1
.end std out.

.end err out.


Directory /u01/app/oracle/product/ does not exist.
DATABASE version : db112

Looking for the directory : /u01/app/oracle/product/
Directory does not exist

Looking for file : /u01/app/oracle/product/
File exists

In a 11g instance, this amounts to either of the following
- an uncertified version of 11g for Apps
- an unsuccessful installation
Please refer to Metalink note: 883874.1 for details on further steps
.end std out.

.end err out.



 No change. It's a new Database configuration.


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