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Error 'ORA-12514' When Running OVSDataCollector on Oracle VM Manager (Doc ID 843461.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 2.1.2 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86
Linux x86-64


When you manually shutdown the guest OS, the Oracle VM Manager still lists it as 'Running' under Virtual Machines tab for some time. The cron job OVSDatacollector is configured but the following errors can be found in /opt/ovs-manager-2.1/OVSDataCollector/OVSDataCollector.log*, e.g.:

Jun 3, 2009 4:54:02 PM main
INFO: ===start=== data collection 1,2,3 ...
Jun 3, 2009 4:54:02 PM getConnection
SEVERE: java.sql.SQLException: Listener refused the connection with the following error:
ORA-12514, TNS:listener does not currently know of service requested in connect descriptor
The Connection descriptor used by the client was:


Installed Oracle VM Manager using an existing Oracle database, other than the default XE database on localhost.


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