OBIEE 11g: Error: "[nQSError: 43126] Authentication failed: invalid user/password" When Logging In (Doc ID 1316008.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] to 11.1.1.6.5 [Release 11g]
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] to 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 08-Nov-2012***

Symptoms

You cannot log in to OBIEE. Nor can you open the repository in online mode. But you can connect to the repository in offline mode. You see the following error in the nQServer.log file:

[2011-04-15T16:34:29.000+00:00] [OracleBIServerComponent] [ERROR:1] [] [] [ecid: 004cFUTeXzt6yGK6yVZf6G0007tR000000] [tid: 43f4b940] Error Message For BISystemUser: User not authenticated.
[2011-04-15T16:34:29.000+00:00] [OracleBIServerComponent] [ERROR:1] [] [] [ecid: 004cFUTeXzt6yGK6yVZf6G0007tR000000] [tid: 43f4b940] [nQSError: 43126] Authentication failed: invalid user/password.
[2011-04-15T16:41:52.000+00:00] [OracleBIServerComponent] [ERROR:1] [] [] [ecid: [tid: 4414d940] Error Message For BISystemUser: User not authenticated.
[2011-04-15T16:41:52.000+00:00] [OracleBIServerComponent] [ERROR:1] [] [] [ecid: tid: 4414d940] [nQSError: 43126] Authentication failed: invalid user/password.
[2011-04-15T17:05:02.000+00:00] [OracleBIServerComponent] [ERROR:1] [] [] [ecid: ð
[tid: 4434f940] Error Message For biadmin: User not authenticated.
[2011-04-15T17:05:02.000+00:00] [OracleBIServerComponent] [ERROR:1] [] [] [ecid: ð
[tid: 4434f940] [nQSError: 43126] Authentication failed: invalid user/password.

Changes

No changes where made to default security model.

Cause

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