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1837503 - SAP system could not connect to DB


  • SAP system could not be started, work process not able to connect to database
  • In trans.log, see the following error:
     *** ERROR => Env. NLS_LANG='AMERICAN_AMERICA.UTF16' not compatible to V$NLS_PARAMETERS: 'AMERICAN_.UTF8', connection refused.
  • The NLS_LANG was set correctly, still got the same issue.
  • Also see ORA-00942 error in the trans.log:
    ORA-00942: table or view does not exist



Oracle DB


SAP NetWeaver all versions


KBA , BC-DB-ORA , Oracle , Problem

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