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iSQL*Plus 10g Dba Access Returns Blank Password then Errors with '401 Unauthorized' (Doc ID 293818.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2007

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version:
This problem can occur on any platform.


After using <> "How to connect as sysdba/sysoper through iSQL*Plus in Oracle 10g" to
set up the DBA user, when using the following url:


the user is prompted with a username and password. As soon as the password is entered, the password 'blanks out'.

After three attempts, the system returns error, "401 Unauthorized."


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