My Oracle Support Banner DBCA does not bring up pop-up window to enter password for SYS in ASM which results in ORA:01017 (INVALID USERNAME/PASSWORD; LOGON DENIED) (Doc ID 1597579.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 02, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


non-RAC -- 11204 -- HP-UX Itanium (11.31)     <---- It could apply to other platforms or a 'clustered' (RAC) configuration

DBCA does not bring up the ASM Credentail pop-up (below), where one enters the password for ASM's SYS, after selecting ASM for the storage location of the database (step 6/12 - Database File Locations)


Therefore the database creation fails (even when creating the database outside of DBCA -- ie, manually or via sqlplus and using the CREATE DATABASE command)

dbca logs shows:



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