'ORA-01017: Invalid Username/Password' Error Starting Tomcat for OFSAA

(Doc ID 1540197.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure - Version 7.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)
Tomcat

Symptoms

For Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA) infrastructure, when you try to start the Tomcat web server for OFSAA , the web server fails to start and you get an 'ORA-01017: invalid username/password' error.  If starting Tomcat with a nohup command, you get the following error in the $CATALINA_HOME/bin/nohup.out:

%%%%..2  DYNAMICSERVCIEMANAGER...IN WEBSERVER INIT MODE
Server id is:DAPPINST99996666
Setting ip:xx.xxx.xx.xx
setting port:9999
%%%%..2  DYNAMICSERVCIEMANAGER...IN WEBSERVER INIT MODE
org.apache.tomcat.dbcp.dbcp.SQLNestedException: Cannot create PoolableConnectionFactory (ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
)
    at org.apache.tomcat.dbcp.dbcp.BasicDataSource.createPoolableConnectionFactory(BasicDataSource.java:1549)
    at org.apache.tomcat.dbcp.dbcp.BasicDataSource.createDataSource(BasicDataSource.java:1388)
    at org.apache.tomcat.dbcp.dbcp.BasicDataSource.getConnection(BasicDataSource.java:1044)
    at com.iflex.fic.util.Connections.getTomcatConnectionFromPool(Connections.java:133)
    at com.iflex.fic.util.Connections.getConnectionsForWebserver(Connections.java:416)
    at com.iflex.fic.filters.FilterServletHelper.getDSNList(FilterServletHelper.java:351)
    at com.iflex.fic.filters.FilterServletHelper.loadCache(FilterServletHelper.java:67)
    at com.iflex.fic.ficml.FICMaster.init(FICMaster.java:147)
    at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapper.initServlet(StandardWrapper.java:1216)
    at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapper.loadServlet(StandardWrapper.java:1135)
    at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapper.load(StandardWrapper.java:1031)
    at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.loadOnStartup(StandardContext.java:4957)
    at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext$3.call(StandardContext.java:5284)
    at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext$3.call(StandardContext.java:5279)
    at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask$Sync.innerRun(FutureTask.java:303)
    at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(FutureTask.java:138)
    at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.runTask(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:886)
    at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:908)
    at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:662)
Caused by: java.sql.SQLException: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied


The error prevents Tomcat from starting successfully and prevents users from opening the OFSAA Infrastructure login screen.

Cause

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