OBIEE 11g: Error: "[nQSError: 17001] Oracle Error code: 1017, message: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied" Starting BIScheduler (Doc ID 1514520.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.2 BP1 and later
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.2 BP1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You are trying to start your OBIEE instance.  All the components bar BIScheduler start.  In the nqscheduler.log file, you see the following error:

[2012-12-13T08:40:16.000+00:00] [OracleBISchedulerComponent] [ERROR:1] [] [] [ecid: ] [tid: 1] [68008] Scheduler Error: [[
Current Table: S_NQ_JOB.
[nQSError: 17001] Oracle Error code: 1017, message: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
at OCI call OCISessionBegin.
Current Table: S_NQ_JOB_PARAM.
[nQSError: 17001] Oracle Error code: 1017, message: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
at OCI call OCISessionBegin.
Current Table: S_NQ_INSTANCE.
[nQSError: 17001] Oracle Error code: 1017, message: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
at OCI call OCISessionBegin.
Current Table: S_NQ_ERR_MSG.
[nQSError: 17001] Oracle Error code: 1017, message: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
at OCI call OCISessionBegin.. Errors were encountered while initializing Scheduler's backend database, check database configuration.

 

Changes

You changed the password for BIPLATFORM and MDS schemas.

Cause

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