How to implement listener password on Oracle 9i ?

By | December 20th, 2010|DB Networking, Oracle DBA|

I have tried to manually add this line (PASSWORDS_LISTENER = (password)) in listener.ora on 9i, but when I tried to stop the listener, I got this error: $ lsnrctl stop LSNRCTL for Solaris: Version - Production on 23-DEC-2003 19:27:50 Copyright (c) 1991, 2002, Oracle Corporation.  All rights reserved. Connecting to (DESCRIPTION=(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=TCP)(HOST= TNS-01169: The listener [...]