sys as sysdba – insufficient privileges

Working on the Solaris server i always use " / as sysdba" to login to the database.While creating a backup scripts, i used sqlplus -s "sys@iddb as sysdba" Before testing the script, did a tnsping bash-3.00$ tnsping iddb TNS Ping Utility for Solaris: Version 10.2.0.3.0 - Production on 28-MAY-2010 17:00:44 Copyright (c) 1997, 2006, Oracle. … Continue reading sys as sysdba – insufficient privileges