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ORA-03113 While Using DBLink Logged As A Kerberos User And Windows Session Ticket. (Doc ID 1922534.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata 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.


When attempting to use a Kerberos connection with a database link (dblink) an ORA-3113 error occurs:

    ORA-03113 end-of-file on communication channel

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Configure Kerberos with RDBMS
2. Create a database link
3. Connect with a kerberos user with sqlplus and execute:





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