Unable to Login as "Oracle" User Even After Changing the Password
(Doc ID 2142638.1)
Last updated on APRIL 29, 2020
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
A user is unable to login to a local user account, such as the "Oracle" user even after changing the password.
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
[root@localhost~]# passwd oracle Changing password for user oracle. New password: BAD PASSWORD: is too simple Retype new password: passwd: all authentication tokens updated successfully. [root@localhost ~]#
Then when trying to log in as the oracle user via ssh or the console, the following error occurs:
login as: oracle oracle@localhost's password: Access denied oracle@localhost's password:
Try to change password for user "oracle" as not able to login.
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