ORA-28500 Access Denied Or ORA-1017 or ORA-28513 using a Database Gateway When Username in Database Link Has a '@' Character

(Doc ID 1548590.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database Gateway for SQL Server - Version to [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 06-Jan-2014***


When using an Oracle Database Gateway (such as DG4ODBC, DG4MSQL ...) to connect to a remote database and the username defined in the database link contains a '@' character, an error occurs.

For example -





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