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Creating Password File in Oracle - Quiz

Each question is worth one point. Select the best answer or answers for each question.

1. Why are password files necessary?
Please select the best answer.
  A. There is no room in the database for passwords to be stored.
  B. They allow DBAs to be authenticated when the database is closed.
  C. Reading a password file is more efficient than reading a password from the database.
  D. They avoid the overhead of generating redo log entries when a password is changed.

2. What is the name of the utility used to create password files?
Please select the best answer.
  A. orapwd
  B. pwd
  C. genpwd
  D. pwdfile

3. You are creating a password file and configuring a database to use it. You have just determined the proper location and name for the password file. What is your next step?
Please select the best answer.
  A. Use the orapwd utility to create the password file
  B. Restart the database and bounce the listener
  C. Grant SYSDBA to the SYSTEM user
  D. Set the REMOTE_LOGIN_PASSWORDFILE initialization parameter to EXCLUSIVE

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