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How do you connect to an oracle database with os authentication linux

Let’s say we want to create a database user who logs in with their OS account. To do so, we will use the “external authentication” option offered by oracle. Check the value of the os_authent_prefix parameter SQL> show parameter os_authent_prefix NAME                                 TYPE        VALUE ------------------------------------ ----------- ------------------------------ os_authent_prefix                    string      ops$ The ops$ …

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