Fixed User Database Links Fail If Both Ends of the DBLink Are Configured to Use Kerberos (Doc ID 1370327.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

If both ends of a database link are configured to use Kerberos, the fixed user database links are not working.
Queries over the fixed database links would fail with: ORA-12638.

Cause

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