OGG Encrypt password does not work for special character question mark
Last updated on JUNE 07, 2017
Applies to:Oracle GoldenGate - Version 220.127.116.11.27 and later
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when password contains question mark, the generated hash from 'encryption password' does not work when trying to connect to database through dblogin under ggsci.
[CDBS1DEA1]# cat ENCKEYS
encrypt password "S?OWNER_GGS" ENCRYPTKEY securekey1
Algorithm used: AES128
GGSCI (server) 9> dblogin userid ggs_owner, password
AADAAAAAAAAAAALANCFHWHZAMGGIBFPFAAPBXBEGAHMCOIYGVDVAHGOHBICFBITGXGYIAIYELHJCSCVI, encryptkey securekey1
ERROR: Unable to connect to database using user ggs_owner. Please check privileges.
ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied.
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