DV Failed with ORA-32001: Write To SPFILE Requested But No SPFILE Specified At Startup (Doc ID 453609.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.3 to 11.1.0.6 [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 04-Oct-2010


Symptoms

Database Vault Installation logs has following errors

Executing task INIT_AUDIT_SYS_OPERATIONS
Error executing task INIT_AUDIT_SYS_OPERATIONS:java.sql.SQLException:
ORA-32001: write to SPFILE requested but no SPFILE specified at startup
Executing task INIT_REMOTE_OS_AUTHENT
Error executing task INIT_REMOTE_OS_AUTHENT:java.sql.SQLException:
ORA-32001: write to SPFILE requested but no SPFILE specified at startup
Executing task INIT_REMOTE_OS_ROLES
Error executing task INIT_REMOTE_OS_ROLES:java.sql.SQLException:
ORA-32001: write to SPFILE requested but no SPFILE specified at startup
Executing task INIT_OS_ROLES
Error executing task INIT_OS_ROLES:java.sql.SQLException:
ORA-32001: write to SPFILE requested but no SPFILE specified at startup
Executing task INIT_SQL92_SECURITY
Error executing task INIT_SQL92_SECURITY:java.sql.SQLException:
ORA-32001: write to SPFILE requested but no SPFILE specified at startup
Executing task INIT_OS_AUTHENT_PREFIX
Error executing task INIT_OS_AUTHENT_PREFIX:java.sql.SQLException:
ORA-32001: write to SPFILE requested but no SPFILE specified at startup
Executing task INIT_REMOTE_LOGIN_PASSWORDFILE
Error executing task INIT_REMOTE_LOGIN_PASSWORDFILE:java.sql.SQLException
ORA-32001: write to SPFILE requested but no SPFILE specified at startup
Executing task INIT_RECYCLEBIN
Error executing task INIT_RECYCLEBIN:java.sql.SQLException:
ORA-32001: write to SPFILE requested but no SPFILE specified at startup

Cause

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