ORA-09770: pws_look_up: translation failure.

Cause : The pws_look_up routine failed to translate the name of the (Oracle helper) executable.

Action - How to fix it : DBA Scripts :: www.high-oracle.com/scripts

Make sure ORACLE_SID and ORACLE_HOME are set and correct. Additional information gives the translation error code.

update : 20-08-2017

ORA-09770 - pws_look_up: translation failure.
ORA-09770 - pws_look_up: translation failure.

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