DBMS_SCHEDULER fails with ORA-27369: job of type EXECUTABLE failed with exit code: Arg list too long (Doc ID 1383236.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 20-Sep-2016***

Symptoms

External jobs using credentials failed with below error:

ORA-27369: job of type EXECUTABLE failed with exit code: Arg list too long
STANDARD_ERROR="Launching external job failed: Invalid username or password"

Everything looks good in server configuration.

Cause

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