Operating System Authentication To The Database Fails When External Password Store Is Configured

(Doc ID 472433.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Security Service - Version and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 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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