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SQLcl: Start Command On OL7 Does Not Work When Authenticated To Current User Via Sudo (Doc ID 2717573.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle SQLcl - Version 20.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Environment
SQLcl 20.2
Database 18.9.0.0.0
Oracle Linux 7 x86-64

Problem Description
Start command on OL7 does not work when authenticated to current user via sudo.

The start command either does not run or produces a java stack trace when running while authenticated via sudo.

If <user> runs the following and then runs SQLcl, the problem presents itself :


Works
If <user> logs in via a password and runs sqlcl, everything is fine.

Cause

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