GRANT SELECT ON GV$INSTANCE TO APPS Fails with 'ORA-02030: can only select from fixed tables/views' (Doc ID 1454293.1)

Last updated on MARCH 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Preventive Controls Governor - Version 7.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 28-APR-2014***

Symptoms

When attempting to execute prerequisite scripts for PCG 7.3.2,
the following error occurs.

GRANT SELECT ON GV$INSTANCE TO APPS;

ERROR
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ERROR at line 1:
ORA-02030: can only select from fixed tables/views


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1.GRANT SELECT ON GV$INSTANCE TO APPS;

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot complete PCG installation.

Cause

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