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AVDF Agent fails to start with ORA-1017 after database shutdown (Doc ID 1992794.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Starting an AVDF Agent fails with:

Cannot get Connection from Datasource: java.sql.SQLException: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied

agentctl start receives:

Agent is unable to connect to database server. Make sure the database server is up and the agent is activated.

On the AVDF console, the agent shows as "Unreachable".

Trying to login directly from the AVDF Server using Easy Connect and the database user (avuser) also fails with ORA-00000.


 The database being monitored was shut down.


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