Adpatch Fails With ORA-12505 Error In RAC Environment On R12

(Doc ID 742371.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Install - Version 12.0.0 to 12.0.6 [Release 12]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Application Install - Version: 12.0.0
***Checked for relevance on 29-Mar-2011***


Symptoms


When applying a patch workers connecting using thin JDBC - like for loadjava and akload jobs - fail with error


ORA-12505, TNS:listener does not currently know of SID given in connect descriptor

Changes

Migrated to RAC.

Cause

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