SES mode 2 installation fails with error "[INS-75009] Unable to connect to the Database. SQLErrorCode : 1,017."

(Doc ID 2179463.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Enterprise Search - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Installation and Configuration

When attempting to install SES using install mode - "Oracle SES along with the middle tier on an existing database", it failed at step 2 where we give
DB connect string details, the following error are seen at the installer


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install standalone DB for SES installation
2. Initialized SES installer and opted to chose - "Oracle SES along with the middle tier on an existing database"
3. At step 2 given existing DB details

DB Hostname: xxx
DB port: 1521
DB Service name: ORAXXX
DB Sys password: XXX
Search Schema Password :XXX


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