Datapatch Error: ORA-24327: need explicit attach before authenticating a user
(Doc ID 2092836.1)
Last updated on OCTOBER 22, 2019
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud 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
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Datapatch execution fails with the below error:
oracle@sb000951:env not set > ./datapatch
SQL Patching tool version 184.108.40.206.0 on Fri Nov 27 10:12:26 2015
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Connecting to database...Database connect failed with:
ORA-24327: need explicit attach before authenticating a user (DBD ERROR: OCISessionBegin)
Please refer to MOS Note 1609718.1 and/or the invocation log
for information on how to resolve the above errors.
SQL Patching tool complete on Fri Nov 27 10:12:26 2015
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