CONNECT AS SYSDBA Intermittently Fails with Error ORA-01017/ORA-01031 on RAC with Load Balancing
Last updated on APRIL 20, 2015
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 18.104.22.168 to 22.214.171.124 [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 11-Jun-2013
-- Problem Statement:
When attempting to connect as sysdba from client workstation to a RAC instance that is using client or server load balancing, the connection is intermittently failing with
ORA-01017 or ORA-01031
After several attempts, which can vary in number, the connection succeeds.
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