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Error ORA-20502 when attempting to connect to database (OR ANY OTHER NON DOCUMENTED ORA ERROR/MESSAGE) (Doc ID 2817405.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 14, 2022

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When attempting to connect to the database through SQL*PLUS with a given user <USER>, errors ORA-00604, ORA-20502 and ORA-06512 are obtained:

However, the main error ORA-20502 is not documented, there is no information in regard of it and hence, it is not clear what is causing it. What is going on here? How can we determine the reason for this behavior to exist?

Cause

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