R12: "ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied" Error Message When Attempting to Create a JDBC Data Source (Doc ID 1099562.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 12.1.1 to 12.1.2 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to create a JDBC Data Source as per steps in <Note 974949.1> - "Oracle E-Business Suite Software Development Kit for Java (includes AppsDataSource, Java Authentication and Authorization Service, session management) Readme - Patch 13882058", following error occures :

...

Connection test failed.
ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
oracle.jdbc.driver.SQLStateMapping.newSQLException(SQLStateMapping.java:70)
oracle.jdbc.driver.DatabaseError.newSQLException(DatabaseError.java:133)
oracle.jdbc.driver.DatabaseError.throwSqlException(DatabaseError.java:206)

...

Cause

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