Debugging PL/SQL From Oracle JDeveloper Fails With Errors ORA-1031 ORA-6512

(Doc ID 257940.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle JDeveloper - Version 10.1.2.0.0 to 11.1.1.2.0 [Release Oracle10g to Oracle11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 12-Aug-2013***

Symptoms

Debugging PL/SQL code from JDeveloper fails with the following errors:

Executing PL/SQL: ALTER SESSION SET PLSQL_DEBUG=TRUE
Executing PL/SQL: CALL DBMS_DEBUG_JDWP.CONNECT_TCP( '192.168.0.2', '4053' )
ORA-01031: insufficient privileges
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_DEBUG_JDWP", line 68
ORA-06512: at line 1

Cause

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