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ALTER USER SYS Command Hangs or Takes Long Time to Complete (Doc ID 2259178.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 19, 2021

Applies to:

Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

"alter user sys identified by *****" hangs or takes more than 12 mins to complete.

While creating a Clone Database using DBCA, DBCA hangs for long time. This is because of following command to reset the password for SYS and SYSTEM
"alter user sys account unlock identified by ****"
"alter user system account unlock identified by ****"
These statement takes very long time to complete.

Changes

 

Cause

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