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Troubleshooting the 'ORA-01031: insufficient privileges' Error Observed when Using EMCA to Create or Drop Enterprise Manager Database Control (DBconsole) (Doc ID 358201.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

When running Enterprise Manager Configuration Assistant (EMCA) in order to drop or create Database Control (dbconsole),  sometimes the ORA-01031 errors which are listed below are generated.  This article is to help investigate possible causes for these errors.

These errors will be reported in  $ORACLE_HOME/cfgtoollogs/emca/<SID>/emca_<timestamp>.log (or $ORACLE_BASE/cfgtoollogs/emca/<sid>/emca_<timestamp>.log (if 11.1.0.7 or later), or will be reported to the screen at the end of the EMCA output.

For example:

Troubleshooting Steps

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