Re: any junk password works for sys

From: Balakrishna Y <>
Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2009 14:16:12 +0530
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Did you set this parameter SQLNET.AUTHENTICATION_SERVICES = (NONE) in sqlnet.ora.



On Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 5:17 AM, sundar mahadevan <> wrote:

> Hi gurus,
> I just had 10g grid control installed on my OEL 5.3 machine(selected
> option new database). I have a couple of questions to ask:
> I tried to logon to http://host.domain:4889 as "sys" user but it says
> "error: login operation failed"
> I try to logon with "sys as sysdba", then i get "this user is not a
> valid enterprise manager administrator"
> I thought it might be a problem with password file and hence renamed
> the old orapwemrep and created a new orapwemrep with orapwd utility
> but then when i logon with "sys as sysdba" I get "your username and/or
> password are invalid"
> Also when I logon to the database through sqlplus, any junk password
> for user sys works. I remember removing dba administrator group on
> windows servers long back to fix a similar issue. But I do not know
> how to fix this on my linux box. Btw, my remote_password_file is set
> to exclusive.
> Please note that I am able to logon as "system" to http://host.domain:4889
> Any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks.
> --

Received on Fri Sep 18 2009 - 03:46:12 CDT

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