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Error ORA-01017 when attempting database connection through a secure external password store (Doc ID 2822087.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When attempting to connect to the database as a secure external password store configured user, error ORA-01017 is obtained:

Changes

Files were previously manipulated in the WALLET_LOCATION defined directory (which, in this specific case, happened to be the same than TNS_ADMIN)

Cause

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