After Upgrade to BDA V4.4 the MySQL Password for the BDA_ODI_REPO User is Lost, Resetting Raises:"Password hash should be a 16-digit hexadecimal number"

(Doc ID 2115366.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 09, 2017

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.4.0 and later
Linux x86-64


Note when the BDA is upgraded to 4.4 MySQL is upgraded to 5.6.26 from 5.5.35.  In the scenario here, after upgrade to BDA V4.4 the MySQL password for the BDA_ODI_REPO user is lost by the user.

Trying to reset the password raises the error "Password hash should be a 16-digit hexadecimal number".



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