OPW-00001:Unable to open password-file

If you overcome this error when creating the password file for your Oracle Database; kindly recheck your syntax

Sample Syntax

orapwd file=%ORACLE_HOME%\database\PWDtest.ora entries=5 ignorecase=y

Kindly do not use single quotes to contain the file location


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Posted on January 18, 2014, in DB, Oracle and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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