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ORA-01017 While Connecting As A User Created With IDENTIFIED BY VALUES Password (Doc ID 279355.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud 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.


This article explains the restriction of usage of the 'IDENTIFIED BY VALUES' clause when creating a new user. Use this feature cautiously. See <Note 554605.1> which explains that the "IDENTIFIED BY VALUES" clause syntax is not officially documented and as such not supported.


For DBAs who manage users' passwords.


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