Database Link (DBLINK) Connection Fails With ORA-1017 When Username Over 28 Characters Long
(Doc ID 2696746.1)
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 04, 2020
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 220.127.116.11.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When an Oracle Database user whose username is 29 characters long attempts to use a database link, this can fail with ORA-1017.
But if the username is 28 characters or shorter, there is no ORA-1017 and the connection is successful.
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