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With Password Fie IGNORECASE=Y, SYS Password Connection Fails With ORA-1017 (Doc ID 2771455.1)

Last updated on MAY 20, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SYS connections using a password fail with ORA-1017.  This includes when SYS connects remotely (i.e. through the listener, using a TNS alias).

Changes

The SYS password file has been created or recreated.

Cause

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