'Ora-01017: Invalid Username/Password' when Running IRCA Script

(Doc ID 331926.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle(R) BPEL Process Manager - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 17-Dec-2009***
***Checked for relevance on 04-Aug-2011***


ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied error is thrown when trying to install ORABPEL schema to a remote dehydration store for a BPEL installation.

The following error will be visible in the console attempting to run the IRCA script;

    Integration Repository Creation Assistant (IRCA)
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    Enter database Oracle Home: $OH
    Enter JDK 1.4 location [$OH/jdk]:
    Enter database host [localhost]:
    Enter database port [1521]: 1521
    Enter database service name [orcl]: ORCL
    Enter sys password:
    ERROR: Failed to establish database connection due to the following error:
    ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied


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