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TNS-12560 TNS:protocal adapter error

bharathDBA Newbie
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Hi,

I installed vmware 5.5.3 in my desktop and installed RHEL 4 and Oracle 10.2.0.1 on RHEL 4.Created a database and is working fine.But when I tried to start the listener ,i'm getting the following error and the listener did not start.

TNS-12537: TNS: connection closed
TNS-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error
TNS-00507: Connection closed
Linux Error:29:Illegal seek

I searched for this error in our forums ,but could not find the exact resolution .
I felt Dale's answer in the below old post is little relevant but I could not understand the exact change that is to be done.

TNS-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error

can somebody please help me how to resolve this error...

Regards,
Bharath.

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