EMCA Fails With Error "ORA-24170: SYSMAN.MGMT_NOTIFY_Q_N is created by AQ,cannot be dropped directly" While Dropping SYSMAN Schema (Doc ID 951291.1)

Last updated on MAY 29, 2013

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-May-2013***

Symptoms

Dropping DB control repository objects fails with the below error:

SQL> DROP USER sysman CASCADE
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-24170: SYSMAN.MGMT_NOTIFY_Q_N is created by AQ, cannot be dropped directly
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_RULE_ADM", line 158
ORA-06512: at line 1

Cause

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