RE: dbconsole - password change
Date: Wed, 29 Feb 2012 12:21:09 -0500
also a shot in the dark is to check your database parameter regarding mixed case passwords and whether your new password takes that into account.
From: oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org [mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Sweetser, Joe
Sent: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 11:54 AM To: peter.schauss_at_ngc.com; oracle-l_at_freelists.org Subject: RE: dbconsole - password change
Shot in the dark...
Have you checked the account_status in dba_users for dbsnmp and/or sysman? I have had troubles with 11g and the new password policy locking accounts that I wish it hadn't. :)
Command to unlock is: alter user <username> account unlock;
From: oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org [mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Schauss, Peter (ESS)
Sent: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 9:37 AM To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
Subject: dbconsole - password change
This is Oracle 188.8.131.52.0 on Windows Server 2003 (32 bit).
I changed the password for DBSNMP. Now I am trying to tell the dbconsole agent to use the new password. This is what I did:
- set oracle_sid= <my sid>
- emctl status dbconsole says "Enterprise manager is running".
- emctl stop dbconsole -> "The OracleDBConsole<sid> service is not started".
- Change the password in <ORACLE_HOME>\...\sysman\emd\targets.xml and change ENCRYPTED="FALSE".
- emctl start dbconsole -> "... service could not be started".
I should note, that I just installed the grid control agent on this server in case that makes a difference.
It looks like the console is running because it keeps sending me emails saying that the account is locked. Also, the log files are locked so I cannot find out why I can neither start nor stop the process.
What step am I missing here to implement the password change?
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