12.2 E-Business Suite Upgrade To TXK.C.Delta.7 Patch 20784380 Fails With Error 'ORA-28007: the password cannot be reused'

(Doc ID 2199043.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


E-Business Suite 12.2 Applications DBA, Online Patching ADOP Utilities issues


When attempting to install delta 7 <Patch 20784380> the following error occurs:


AutoPatch error:
The following ORACLE error:
ORA-28007: the password cannot be reused

occurred while executing the SQL statement:

grant connect to APPS identified by *****

AutoPatch error:
Failure creating APPS schema(s)

AutoPatch error:
Failed updating database

AutoPatch error:
Failed AutoSplicing new applprod.txt

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. adop phase=apply patches=nnnnnnnn,nnnnnnnn merge=yes

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, customers cannot continue with the upgrade


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