ORA-01017 reported using Externally Identified accounts and Database Links (Doc ID 339238.1)

Last updated on MAY 28, 2009

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.2
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

ORA-01017 reported when performing DML operations using operating system authenticated accounts over a database link when issuing them from a 10.2 source database.

The same DML operation is successful when the source database is pre-10.2 even if the target database is a 10.2 database.

Cause

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