ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied WARNING: ASM communication error: op 18 state 0x40 (1017) (Doc ID 2292526.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Database startup failed with

 

ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
WARNING: ASM communication error: op 18 state 0x40 (1017)
ERROR: slave communication error with ASM
NOTE: Deferred communication with ASM instance
Errors in file /u01/app/oracle/diag/rdbms/vdwhdata/VDWHDATA2/trace/VDWHDATA2_pmon_266738.trc:

Changes

 Customer added oracle user to a new group

Cause

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