OID 11g Configuration Fails With INST-5124 - Oracle Error: ORA-12650

(Doc ID 2095644.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


OID version is
Database version is

OID configuration fails at step 7 while trying to configure OID by invoking $IDM_HOME/bin/config.sh

At Step 7 (Specify Schema Database), specify the connect as


and password for the ODS schema owner

The result is,
"inst-5124" could not connect to the database with the given credentials

the following error occurs in the install2016-01-07_12-24-21PM.log.

[2016-01-07T12:42:02.807-05:00] [as] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation] [tid: 11] [ecid:<ECID>] [[
[IDM_INSTALL_INTERVIEW] Selected Use Existing Schema for OID. Validating ODS Schema.
[2016-01-07T12:42:02.807-05:00] [as] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation] [tid: 11] [ecid: <ECID>] [[
[IDM_INSTALL_INTERVIEW] Validating Database Connection
[2016-01-07T12:42:02.853-05:00] [as] [ERROR] [] [oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation] [tid: 11] [ecid: <ECID>] Oracle Error: ORA-12650[[
java.sql.SQLException: Oracle Error: ORA-12650
at oracle.jdbc.dbaccess.DBError.throwSqlException(DBError.java:189)
at oracle.jdbc.dbaccess.DBError.throwSqlException(DBError.java:348)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleConnection.(OracleConnection.java:428)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver.getConnectionInstance(OracleDriver.java:515)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver.connect(OracleDriver.java:345)
at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(DriverManager.java:582)
at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(DriverManager.java:185)
at oracle.as.idm.install.common.util.DBHelper.getConnection(DBHelper.java:123)
[2016-01-07T12:42:02.854-05:00] [as] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation] [tid: 11] [ecid: <ECID>] [[
ERROR ====>>>>:INST-5124
[2016-01-07T12:42:02.854-05:00] [as] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation] [tid: 11] [ecid: <ECID>] [[
Cause:Could not connect to the Database with the given credentials
[2016-01-07T12:42:02.854-05:00] [as] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation] [tid: 11] [ecid: <ECID>] [[
Action:Check the values. Make sure the Database is up and running and connect string, username and password are correct.

Due to this issue, OID configuration can not be completed..




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