Troubleshooting DROP USER HANGS / ORA-01940 Issues. (Doc ID 1291804.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 16-Dec-2015***

Goal

Information in this document applies to any platform.

This article discusses the DROP USER hung (hanging) scenario and DROP USER reporting ORA-01940. Also, the method to diagnose and troubleshoot such issues.

Solution

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