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2525676 - During migration SWPM reports ORA-01017


SWPM fails with error ORA-1017. An analysis shows that the direct cause is a failing brconnect call:

"/usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/uc/rs6000_64/brconnect -u / -c -f crsyn -o SAPR3" finished with return code 3. Output:
BR0801I BRCONNECT 7.40 (30)
BR0280I BRCONNECT time stamp: 2017-08-10 13.56.34
BR0301E SQL error -1017 at location db_connect-2, SQL statement:
'ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
BR0310E Connect to database instance <SID> failed



SWPM SP18 and higher

oracle 12c


SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


swpm, crsyn, create, synonym, ORA-01017, OPS$ORACLE , KBA , BC-DB-ORA-INS , Installation SAP System , BC-INS-UNX , Installation Unix , Problem

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