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Intermittent ORA-1017 With RAC and Remote Clients (Doc ID 778805.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version to [Release 9.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.


When connecting to a multiple node (more than 2) RAC Database, you might get an intermittent ORA-1017 error when connecting from a client.
However, when connecting directly on the nodes (BEQUEATH), these connections succeed each and every time.
This problem can occur with connections made remotely with almost any user.


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