OTA Startup Fails After Database 12g Upgrade With SecuritySensitive.lookupException Password is not available for indirect password via Application Context

(Doc ID 2072183.1)

Last updated on MARCH 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle XML Gateway - Version 12.0.0 to 12.1.3 [Release 12 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On a fresh clone with a database upgrade from 11.2.3 to 12.1.0.2, unable to bring up Oracle Transport Agent (OTA) where
the oafmstd.out file in ...10.1.3/opmn/oafm_default_group_1 is showing the following messages:

INFO: SecuritySensitive.lookupException password is not available for indirect password via application context (user: ASADMIN)
SEVERE: ApplicationStateRunning.initConnector Error occurred initializing connectors. Exception is: Exception creating connection pool. Exception: oracle.oc4j.sql.DataSourceException: Exception setting the property 'dbcFile' on the DataSource. Exception: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException
SEVERE: ApplicationStateRunning.initConnector Stack trace: oracle.oc4j.sql.DataSourceException: Exception creating connection pool. Exception: oracle.oc4j.sql.DataSourceException: Exception setting the property 'dbcFile' on the DataSource. Exception: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException
  at com.evermind.server.ApplicationStateRunning.initDataSourceConnectionPool(ApplicationStateRunning.java:2092)
  at com.evermind.server.ApplicationStateRunning.initDataSourceConnector(ApplicationStateRunning.java:2035)

Cause

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