Attempting to connect to the database using `isql` commands fails with "[ISQL]ERROR: Could not SQLConnect"

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  • A database instance cannot be accessed using isql commands:
# isql -v database root root
[ISQL]ERROR: Could not SQLConnect


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x

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