Error “SECURITY-UNABLE TO CONNECT TO SYSTEM” During Changing Apps Password Using FNDCPASS (Doc ID 1925297.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 12.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.1 version, Basic SysAdmin functions, maintenance

When attempting to change apps password using FNDCPASS, the following error occurs.

ERROR
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SECURITY-UNABLE TO CONNECT TO SYSTEM

The apps password change is done by issuing fdncpass command like the following:

Cause

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