"Error in Run SQL Script orppm_create_users.sql : DatabaseToolException (ORA-01031: insufficient privileges)" When Attempting To Migrate From a SQL Database To An OracleXE Database

(Doc ID 2028838.1)

Last updated on JULY 14, 2015

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to migrate a P6 Professional Database form MS SQL Server to OracleXE the following error occurs.

Error in Run SQL Script orppm_create_users.sql : DatabaseToolException (ORA-01031: insufficient privileges)

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Launch Migrate.bat (.sh for Linux)
2. Select Microsoft SQL Server as Source
3. Enter in Source Connection Information
4. Select Oracle as Target
5. Enter in Target Connection Information
6. Configure Oracle Tablespaces (use default values) and select "Next" then "Create"
7. Enter user names and passwords
8. Observe Error

The issue has the following business impact: Due to this issue, users cannot migrate database to OracleXE.


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