eHealth will not start up because of invalid device or archive destination (Legacy KB ID CNC TS16612 )

Document ID : KB000052184
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Make sure the initEHEALTH.ora file has the log_archive_dest parameter set with a location that exists that is writable and readable
for the $NH_USER.

 

UNiX: $ORACLE_HOME/dbs/initEHEALTH.ora

 

Windows: %ORACLE_HOME%\database\initEHEALTH.ora

 

Excerpt from the initEHEALTH.ora file
Example:
#########################
# Archive logging related
# Uncommenting the line below will cause automatic archiving if archiving has
# been enabled using ALTER DATABASE ARCHIVELOG.
log_archive_start = true
log_archive_dest = D:\ORA\oradata\EHEALTH\ArchiveLogs
log_archive_format = "T%TS%S.ARC"
log_archive_min_succeed_dest=1



Related Issues/Questions:
eHealth will not start up because of invalid device or archive destination
Error: "O/S-Error: (OS 2) The system cannot find the file specified"
Error: "OSD-04018: Unable to access the specified directory or device"
Error: "ORA-09291: sksachk: invalid device specified for archive destination"
From $ORACLE_HOME/admin/bdump/EHEALTH/alert_EHEALTH.log

 

Cannot translate archive destination string 'LOG_ARCHIVE_DEST_1'
ARC0: Archiving not possible: No primary destinations
ARC0: Failed to archive log 4 thread 1 sequence 4076
Fri Sep 03 10:34:33 2004
Errors in file d:\oracle\oracle.9.2\admin\bdump\ehealth\ehealth_arc0_2568.trc:
ORA-16038: log 4 sequence# 4076 cannot be archived
ORA-09291: sksachk: invalid device specified for archive destination
ORA-00312: online log 4 thread 1: 'E:\DATABASE\ORADATA\EHEALTH\REDO41.LOG'
ORA-00312: online log 4 thread 1: 'E:\DATABASE\ORADATA\EHEALTH\REDO42.LOG'
ORA-09291: sksachk: invalid device specified for archive destination
OSD-04018: Unable to access the specified directory or device.
O/S-Error: (OS 2) The system cannot find the file specified



Problem Environment:
eHealth 5.5 and later
Oracle


(Legacy KB ID CNC TS16612 )