Grid Control Shows DBSNMP Account Locked ORA-28000 Or Agent Connection to Instance Failed ORA-28001 Password Expired From Database Home Page
Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2017
Applies to:Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.1.0.2 to 188.8.131.52 [Release 10.1 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Enterprise Manager (EM) Grid Control shows database status as down in the console but it is actually running. The error is:
ORA-28000: the account is locked (DBD ERROR: OCISessionBegin).
The same error is shown when navigating to the Database Monitoring Configuration page. It shows the DBSNMP account locked.
After resetting the password for the DBSNMP account, it becomes locked everyday.
+ In Grid Control the Database Home page Shows the Error :
Details Failed to connect to database instance: ORA-28001: the password has expired (DBD ERROR: OCISessionBegin).
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