How to Hide Userid and Password While Executing a Reports command line i.e 'rwclient' or 'rwconverter' (Doc ID 258767.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 9.0.2.0 to 12.2.1.1.0 [Release 9i to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 26-Nov-2013


Goal

This article describes the steps to hide the username (aka userid) and password using a Reports command line like rwclient.sh or rwconverter.sh
Username and password will not be displayed when using "ps -ef".

Solution

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