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ORA-00119 with DBCA

Expert Oracle Database Tips by Donald BurlesonMarch 21, 2015


Question:  I am running DBCA and I am getting this ORA-00119 error:

Copying database files
ORA-00119: invalid specification for system parameter LOCAL_LISTENER
ORA-00132: syntax error or unresolved network name 'LISTENER_DEV'
ORA-01078: failure in processing system parameters

When I execute the program, it calls an Oracle stored procedure and I get the fetching null value error.

How do I resolve this DBCA error?

Answer:  In this case, the ORA-00119  and ORA-00132 errors say that Oracle cannot find a service name called listener_dev.  

Follow the link to see how to specify a correct listener and tnsnames.ora file for DBCA.

The ORA-00119 with DBCA may also be a bug, depending on your release.  

This issue is addressed in MOSC Note 433817.1 titled "ORA-119, ORA-132 ORA-1078 Received From DBCA".

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