"Unexpected Error -2147467259/Oracle error message"

Document ID : KB000028509
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Problem

Why can't the error message "Unexpected Error -2147467259/Oracle error message" be retrieved from Oracle?

ADO Error #1: -2147467259 / Oracle error occurred, but error message could not be retrieved from Oracle. (Source: Microsoft OLE DB Provider for Oracle Native error: 0 SQLSTATE:)
Error Code: 75151601 (Extra Info: Login ID: user1, Data Source:
old1eye.assetmgt, Data Base Name:), 7052404, 11177401

Environment

Database: Oracle 8.1.7

Cause

This error is received when the REG files on the Oracle clients are not run after Argis is installed.

Resolution

By running the appropriate REG file for the proper database version and operating system, the error will be resolved. These files can be found on the Argis CD in the MDAC DCOM folder.