ORA-600:[kpdbModAdminPasswdInRoot: Not CDB]

(Doc ID 1583225.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

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


ORA-600:[kpdbModAdminPasswdInRoot: Not CDB] occurring while changing the password

The problem occurs in miscellaneous Oracle accounts. It affects DBSNMP, DIP and OUTLN.

You may find some or all of the following function codes in the 'Call Stack' section of the incident trace file:

kpdbModAdminPasswdInRoot kpoauth opiodr

Issue :

col username for a20
select username,account_status,password_versions,ORACLE_MAINTAINED from dba_users where username='DBSNMP'

USERNAME             ACCOUNT_STATUS                   PASSWORD_VER O
-------------------- -------------------------------- ------------ -
DBSNMP               EXPIRED & LOCKED                 10G 11G      Y

SQL> conn dbsnmp/dbsnmp
ORA-28000: the account is locked

Warning: You are no longer connected to ORACLE.

SQL> conn / as sysdba
SQL> alter user DBSNMP account unlock;

User altered.

SQL> conn dbsnmp/dbsnmp
ORA-28001: the password has expired

Changing password for dbsnmp
New password:
Retype new password:
ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [kpdbModAdminPasswdInRoot: not CDB], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], []

Password unchanged
Warning: You are no longer connected to ORACLE.

SQL> show parameter enable_pluggable_database;

NAME                                 TYPE        VALUE
------------------------------------ ----------- ------------------------------
enable_pluggable_database            boolean     FALSE


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