ERROR such file or database

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Error Message

CONNECT on Solaris to Oracle 9i fails with the following error:

"Arc: connect oracle system/manager /arcexe83/bin/dbi_oracle9i: fatal:
open failed: No such file or directory
Server oracle, pid: 123 terminated abnormally".


The ArcInfo executable DBI_ORACLE9I is failing to find the Oracle library, which is located in $ORACLE_HOME/lib.

Solution or Workaround

Add $ORACLE_HOME/lib to the system variable $LD_LIBRARY_PATH.

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