- OAC has been working fine for….180 days….and now won’t start!
- Service appears to come up OK, but no services accessible & reboots don’t fix it.
- The short answer – DBCS “as provisioned” has a 180 day expiry on all schemas – and officially there’s no way to unexpire the accounts without changing the passwords, which’ll break “everything”.
- This post shows how to identify & debug the problem, fix it quickly and simply, and then prevent it happening again!
If you’re new to Oracle Analytics Cloud and haven’t got an Oracle DBA helping you out – you’ll definitely come across this one pretty quickly.