ORA-01017 When Changing Password for Username Containing Dot '.' Character
(Doc ID 2244070.1)
Last updated on JANUARY 25, 2020
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 184.108.40.206 to 220.127.116.11 [Release 11.2 to 12.2]
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 18.104.22.168 to 22.214.171.124 [Release 11.2 to 12.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema 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.
Trying to change a password for a user whose username contains special character
(like dot '.') fails with ORA-1017.
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