Re: Oracle Client not passing Windows Domain portion of connect info ?

  • From: Jared Still <jkstill@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: ChrisDavid.Taylor@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2010 09:33:41 -0800

On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 9:20 AM, Taylor, Chris David <
ChrisDavid.Taylor@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>  Anyone know how the Oracle Client (10.2) passes the DOMAIN portion of the
> client info to the remote DB server?
>  It appears that my Oracle client (nor are passing the
> DOMAIN portion.  I’m on an AD network.
>  I’ve turned on auditing and verified that the username passed in is
> “TAYLORCD” without the domain portion and receives ORA-01017 invalid
> username/password.  Only the initial connect attempt experiences this
> behavior.
There really isn't enough information here to work with.

You mention AD for instance.  How is that relevant?
Is the Oracle account using OS authentication?

What does "Only the initial connect attempt experiences this behavior"
actually mean.
I can immediately think of at least two interpretations of this.

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