Your group is "oinstall" and your "dba" group is not active.
"newgrp dba" should do the trick.
Sent: Wednesday, December 06, 2006 5:14 PM
To: Oracle-L Freelists
Subject: can't connect '/ as sysdba'
I'm still googling for answers but it's looking like I won't
finding one, so time to ask here.
I am working as a consultant with a 22.214.171.124 installation. I
present when it was installed and didn't see anything out of
ordinary happen. It seems to function normally with one
no matter what I do, I get an ORA-01031
error when I try to connect with '/ as sysdba', which
dbstart and dbshut from working. I have worked with other
installations and have never had this problem before.
Most of the suggestions boil down to making sure that group
assignments are correct and that TWO_TASK is not set, and
followed up on both of those. The group that owns all of
in $ORACLE_HOME is the same one that's set in config.c and
oracle user's primary group. I am only expecting this to
work as the
What else could be wrong?