orapwd failed with the error “ld.so.1: orapwd: fatal: libocrb12.so: open failed: No such file or directory”

(Doc ID 1683280.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

When trying to create a password file using orapwd utility,the following error is seen:

oracle:>/opt/oracle/12.1.0.0/bin/orapwd file=/opt/oracle/12.1.0.0/dbs/orapwORCL password=xxxxxx entries=30 ignorecase=y force=y
ld.so.1: orapwd: fatal: libocrb12.so: open failed: No such file or directory
Killed

 

Cause

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