GLBALFIX When Enter APPS_ACCOUNT Parameter Get ORA-12203: TNS:unable to connect to destination "Warning: You are no longer connected to ORACLE" (Doc ID 1933947.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle General Ledger - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
GLBALFIX

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Balances and related objects

When run GLBALFIX to correct data in GL_BALANCES, after entering 'gl' for the GL_ACCOUNT and the password for GL_PASSWD, when enter the value for the APPS_ACCOUNT, it closes SQL*Plus and the following error occurs:-

ERROR
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Enter value for gl_account: gl
Enter value for gl_passwd: gl
ERROR:
ORA-12203: TNS:unable to connect to destination


Warning: You are no longer connected to ORACLE.
Not connected
Not connected
...
Enter value for apps_account:

ERROR:
ORA-12203: TNS:unable to connect to destination


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run GLBALFIX

Cause

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