oracle: Fail to load Oracle library (OCI.DLL)

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Article ID: 35069

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DX Infrastructure Management NIMSOFT PROBES

Issue/Introduction

Symptoms


oracle probe is not able to connect the instances, giving error "rc=1".

In the oracle log you see the message:

"oracle: Fail to load Oracle library (OCI.DLL)"








Solution


  1. Confirm that the oracle environment for ORACLE_HOME is set to the correct path. ?
  2. Ensure the bin directory under the PATH contains the file OCI.dll.
  3. Ensure the PATH environment variable in controller is able find the oci.dll
  4. Copy the Oracle OCI.DLL from the Oracle BIN folder to the Windows\System32\ folder and then restart the oracle probe.

Environment

Release:
Component: UIMORC