Exalytics: Scheduler Service Fails To Start With The Error: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied (Doc ID 1596767.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Exalytics Software - Version 1.0.0.1.0 and later
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempts to start the BI Scheduler service fail with the following error in the NQScheduler log:

Verifying Scheduler's backend database configuration [[
 [nQSError: 17014] Could not connect to Oracle database. [[[nQSError: 17001] Oracle Error code: 1017, message: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied at OCI call OCISessionBegin.

Cause

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