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Operating System Authentication To The Database Fails When External Password Store Is Configured (Doc ID 472433.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Security Service - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When the external password store is set ( sqlnet.wallet_override=true ) then the operating system authentication using 'sqlplus /' to the Database fails with the following error :

ORA-01017: invalid username/password


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