Re: Non-privileged users log into server, receive no response

From: Stephane Faroult <>
Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2009 17:17:18 +0100
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    This is a very, very stupid idea but are you absolutely sure that "sqlplus" invokes the program you think it does? I'd try "whatis sqlplus" first ...

I have already, in the past, created an alias for SQL*Plus to discourage users to pass their password on the command line ...


Gus Spier wrote:
> Solaris 10
> Oracle
> RAC, 2 node
> So, a non-privileged user (not sys, system, et alia) does secure shell
> to the database and attempts to invoke sqlplus. The user supplies the
> correct password and expects to see the sql prompt, the banner
> information, and whatever environment has been set up for him.
> (The user can attempt this from a regular client with the same results)
> Instead, the user sees no activity on his terminal ...

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