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ORA-17505: Cannot connect to start the database after 19.11 or 19.12 applied and with UNIAUD_ON (Pure Unified Auditing) together with DNFS (Direct NFS storage) (Doc ID 2798465.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 27, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 19]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


1. After installing or applying either 19.11 or 19.12 Database Release Update, enabling Unified Auditing and including a Direct NFS storage results in the inability to connect to the database using OS Authentication (so "/ as SYSDBA") to issue a startup:

- Reference: Doc ID 2792145.1
- If 12c then consider Doc ID 1966267.1


This is a new install or upgrade, with 19.11 or 19.12 DB RU.


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