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Solaris Cluster HA-Oracle After Upgrade to Oracle 12c Unable to Start SUNW.oracle_server Resource due to "ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied" (Doc ID 2079046.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 15, 2022

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version 3.3 U2 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)


Solaris Cluster HA-Oracle server resource failing to start on one node of cluster in non-global (NG) cluster zone after Oracle upgrade from 11.2 to 12c.

Invalid username/password errors shown in oracle_server log for this resource within the non-global zone:



 Upgrade of Oracle database from version 11.2 to 12c


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