Oracle MDB Installation Failing
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Oracle MDB Installation Failing


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CA Service Management - Service Desk Manager


Trying to install Service Desk Manager on a new server but we are seeing the following error:

2022/12/27 ERROR [DeployThread: Configuring CA Service Desk Manager] [ConfigureSDM] SDM configuration failed with message : 12/27 11:30:16.380 WARN      582 Configuration task (Start CA Service Desk Manager service(s) in db admin mode.) is failed in step : 18

configure.log contains the following:

12/21 11:14:18.466 INFO  ?                        ? Process C:\PROGRA~2\CA\SERVIC~1\bin\orcl_check_db.exe completed with exit code 999
12/21 11:14:18.466 WARN   614 Unexpected return code from ing_check_db: 999
12/21 11:14:18.467 INFO   133 Processing (C:\PROGRA~2\CA\SERVIC~1\pdmconf\AlterMDB.txt)
12/21 11:14:20.320 INFO  ?                        ? Process C:\PROGRA~2\CA\SERVIC~1\bin\orclbuild.exe completed with exit code 999
12/21 11:14:20.320 INFO   163 SEVERE_ERROR: Unable to load OCI library (oci.dll)  RC(193)
SEVERE_ERROR: Unable to load OCI library (/lib/oci.dll)  RC(126)



Release : 17.3 and higher


Server does not have the necessary MDB client installed.


The issue was resolved after the prerequisite 32 bit client of the Oracle client was installed.

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