Remove Sqlplus reprompting on error

(Doc ID 1680304.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When connecting to a database using:
  sqlplus user/xxx

in case of error for ex: ORA-1033 or ORA-01017: invalid username/password ,  is reported and prompts for the username two times:

Can the prompting for username "Enter user-name:"  be removed? The issue is that the screen stays on until it is manually been exited.  This is not good in the automation process



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