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ORA-00942 Trying to Expand "Scheduler" --> "DBMS Jobs" in SQL Developer (Doc ID 2344946.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 25, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.2.0 to 17.3.1
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In SQL Developer using a non-DBA account and trying to expand "Scheduler --> DBMS Jobs", fails with the following error.

 

"ORA-00942: table or view does not exist" 


It works with a privileged used like SYSTEM.
 

Steps to reproduce

1. Launch SQL Developer.
2. Login with non-DBA user.
3. Expand Scheduler under connection and then try to expand "DBMS jobs" tree.

Cause

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