OC4J Security Fails To Start, Error ORA-28001 Is Reported In 'ssoServer.log' File (Doc ID 555946.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 13, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Server Single Sign-On - Version 10.1.2 to 10.1.4 [Release 10gR2 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 7-May-2013***

Symptoms

OC4J_SECURITY fails to start, error ORA-28001 is reported in ssoServer.log file:

Fri Feb 29 14:24:37 CST 2008 [ERROR] Orion Launcher DB connection pool creation error
java.sql.SQLException: ORA-28001: the password has expired
at oracle.jdbc.driver.DatabaseError.throwSqlException(DatabaseError.java:137)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(T4CTTIoer.java:304)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(T4CTTIoer.java:271)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoauthenticate.receiveOauth(T4CTTIoauthenticate.java:647)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.logon(T4CConnection.java:307)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.PhysicalConnection.<init>(PhysicalConnection.java:433)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.<init>(T4CConnection.java:150)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CDriverExtension.getConnection(T4CDriverExtension.java:31)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver.connect(OracleDriver.java:571)
at oracle.jdbc.pool.OracleDataSource.getConnection(OracleDataSource.java:217)
...
...
Fri Feb 29 14:24:37 CST 2008 [ERROR] Orion Launcher SSO: DB Error. Please make sure the database
is available and restart SSO Server
oracle.security.sso.server.util.DBException: Could not create DB connection pool of:
jdbc:oracle:thin:@ldap://oidserver.us.oracle.com:3060/iasdb,cn=oraclecontext
at oracle.security.sso.server.util.DBConnectionPool.init(DBConnectionPool.java:181)
at oracle.security.sso.server.util.DBConnectionPool.init(DBConnectionPool.java:82)
at oracle.security.sso.server.ui.SSOLoginServlet.init(SSOLoginServlet.java:235)
at javax.servlet.GenericServlet.init(GenericServlet.java:258)
at com.evermind.server.http.HttpApplication.loadServlet(HttpApplication.java:2354)

Cause

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