ORA-23481 when OLS user names contain special characters
(Doc ID 2000470.1)
Last updated on MARCH 04, 2020
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 18.104.22.168 and later
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 Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
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On evaluating the rdbms upgrade to 12.1 we found issues with OLS users containing a dash (ex. "TEST-USER"). This worked without problems on 11.2.
Reported error: ORA-23481 unexpected name string %s
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