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Not Able To Connect To An Idle Instance Because Of Error Ora-09822 (Doc ID 1295614.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 25, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 01-Sep-2017***


While trying to connect as sysdba to an idle instance the following errors are occuring:

Both the default audit file location and the audit file location defined by the AUDIT_FILE_DEST parameter are accessible and the owner of the Oracle executables can write files to these locations.


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