TNS listener getting disconnected during database migration

  • 7001698
  • 22-Oct-2008
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 10 Configuration Management with Support Pack 1 - 10.1 Database


During migration, it fails with:
INFO: The database has been successfully created.
SEVERE: Could not connect to the target Database.
SEVERE: An error has occurred while migrating the database.
SEVERE: Listener refused the connection with the following error:
ORA-12505, TNS:listener does not currently know of SID given in connect
The Connection descriptor used by the client was:


This is fixed in version 10.1.1 - see KB 7001406 "ZENworks 10 Configuration Management 10.1.1" which can be found at