Listener local os authentication parameter control the start or stop listener services through remotely.
Let see example,
Step 1: Source Host Listener status, here local os authentication is ON.
Step 2: set the new password for listener and save configuration
Step 3: look listener.ora file whether password file is stored or not.
Step 4: Go to remote server, remote Host :
Add following entries in tnsnames.ora file in target host
Step 5: reload the source listener from remote host
Set the password at remote host and then reload listener
Step 6: Go to source host, If I OFF the local os autentication, Can I able to reload/stop/start from remote host? No
go to listener.ora file and add the following entires
Connecting to (DESCRIPTION=(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=TCP)(HOST=netbackuptest.ace-ins.com)(PORT=1521)))
The command completed successfully
Step 7 : Go to remote host, reload/stop/start source listener
Step 8 : How do i remove password protection from listener.ora
remove the password listener entries from listener.ora file, though If you don’t want to protect local os authentication also, you set local_os_authentication_listenername=off
and after go to listener utility , reload the listener
Check the status of security off