Unable To Connect To Database Through ODBC Driver With Sadmin Password Length Of 20 Characters (Doc ID 2026981.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2017

Applies to:

Siebel Automotive - Version 8.1 [21039] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The sadmin password length(and for all the system users) in the siebel database has been updated to 20 characters due to DB hardening implementation.
The password length accepted in ODBC driver is maximum 18 characters. Due to which we are unable to start the siebel server up.

Cause

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