DG4DRDA Utility Dg4pwd Does Not Detect Ifile Parameter Content (Doc ID 1325356.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database Gateway for DRDA - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using the Database Gateway for DRDA (DG4DRDA) several kind of errors may be produced (ORA-1017, RECO process trace, Lack of connectivity).
The errors are caused by the usage of IFILE parameter in the gateway init file pointing to an IFILE located in another directory, The parameters specified in IFILE have been encrypted by the dg4pwd utility

Changes

Setting up IFILE pointing to a non standard directory (e.g. not $ORACLE_HOME/dg4db2/admin)

Cause

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