Tools -> Copy Function fails with FNDFS Error "error occurred while attempting to establish an Applications File Server connection" After a Fresh Installation and While Viewing Request Output

(Doc ID 419142.1)

Last updated on JUNE 19, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 12.1.3 and later
Oracle Concurrent Processing - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Tools -> Copy Functionality, View Output Button, and View Log button fail with the following error:

An error occurred while attempting to establish an Applications File Server connection with the node FNDFS_. There may be a network configuration problem, or the TNS listener on node FNDFS_ may not be running. Please contact your system administrator.

 
The Following aspects have been verified:

a. All the entries in tnsnames.ora is correct.
b. Tnsping to all the entries in tnsnames.ora return successful results.

Cause

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