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OpenVMS: Problems Using Encryption Wallets after Upgrade To (ORA-28367: wallet does not exist) (Doc ID 1511436.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version and later
HP OpenVMS Alpha
HP OpenVMS Itanium


Running Oracle 10gR2, release on HP OpenVMS

Attempts to manage Encryption Wallets are failing.

If wallets were in use prior to applying the patchset, then the encryption wallet will not be found.

For example, an attempt to open the wallet will report the following error:

      alter system set wallet open identified by "xxxxxx";
      ERROR at line 1:
      ORA-28367: wallet does not exist


Similarly, any attempt to create a new wallet under (or to reset the authentication of an existing wallet) will fail with:


      alter system set encryption key authenticated by "xxxxxx";
      ERROR at line 1:
      ORA-28368: cannot auto-create wallet


 Applied the patchset


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