Need To Understand How SQLNET.Authenticaton_Services Work With OGG Replicat (Doc ID 2074450.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 12.1.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Customer would like to request some best practice guidance on how to configure the Authentication_Services parameter in SQLNET.ora in Oracle 12c on Exadata. In Oracle 11g, this parameter was defaulted to "NONE", what is the recommendation value for Oracle 12c.

Some background - OGG replicat abended with 2015-10-15 10:50:03 ERROR OGG-00664 OCI Error during OCIServerAttach (status = 12641-ORA-12641: Authentication service failed to initialize). This happens when Authentication_Services=(KERBEROSS). If we change it to (NONE), replicat will not encounter error.
 

Solution

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