Re: Oracle password problem

From: neilsolent <>
Date: Sun, 1 Nov 2009 08:56:31 -0800 (PST)
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> I don't understand why you have to create a new pfile ...
> Have you re create the service ? if yes, you have to indicate the path to
> the pfile in the oradim command.

No, I didn't re-create the service. When I changed the authentication mode, it seemed to expect the profile at a different location, that didn't exist. Not sure why.

> If no, can you run the the command
> "startup  pfile='path..'
> does it work ?

Yes that works.

> Anyway you can use a system script to start or stop your database whithout
> password if you use NTS authentication. I do it on a replica.

OK Received on Sun Nov 01 2009 - 10:56:31 CST

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