Chage -l Oracle Shows Chage: Cannot Open /etc/shadow (Doc ID 2211868.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

When running this command as oracle user it fails:It only works if explicitly set rw for others on the shadow file.

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Cause

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