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ORA-12545: Connect failed because target host or object does not exist (urgent)

Dear experts,

Am new to basis

I have a issue with starting SAP after a homogeneous system copy. am getting error on brconnect/brtools to change sapsr3 user password. 

brconnect -u system/<passwd> -f chpass -o sapsr3 -p sap;

BR0801I BRCONNECT 7.20 (31)

BR0280I BRCONNECT time stamp: 2014-09-17 23.42.25

BR0301E SQL error -12545 at location db_connect-2, SQL statement:

'CONNECT system/*******'

ORA-12545: Connect failed because target host or object does not exist

BR0310E Connect to database instance <Sid> failed

BR0280I BRCONNECT time stamp: 2014-09-17 23.42.25

BR0804I BRCONNECT terminated with errors

I have my ORACLE_HOME, LD_LIBRARY_PATH , ORACLE_SID with appropriate values.

Created ops$ users and sapuser table.

kindly help me to fix this. Thanks in advance.

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