Changing SYS Password HANGS with ALTER USER Command
Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2015
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 to 10.1.0.3 [Release 9.2 to 10.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 06-JUN-2013
SQL> ALTER USER sys IDENTIFIED BY <password> ;
When issuing this command to alter the SYS password, session just hangs.
No error message is returned.
REMOTE_LOGIN_PASSWORDFILE = exclusive
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