Extract/Replicat encounters ORA-01017 error after DB upgrade to 12c

(Doc ID 2013583.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Oracle database was upgraded to 12c from 11g. After upgrade the goldengate process were not starting and abending with error below as example.



2015-05-24 01:09:16 ERROR OGG-00664 Oracle GoldenGate Delivery for Oracle, 4rcat.prm: OCI Error beginning session (status = 1017-ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied).
2015-05-24 01:09:16 ERROR OGG-01668 Oracle GoldenGate Delivery for Oracle, 4rcat.prm: PROCESS ABENDING.


Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms