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ORA-1031 Using EXECUTE IMMEDIATE to Drop a Table Partition. Worked in (Doc ID 1297109.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2019

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 31-Jan-2013***


Using a stored procedure in USER1 to DELETE a TABLE partition owned by another user USER2 fails with the following error.

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01031: insufficient privileges
ORA-06512: at "USER1.DROP_PARTITION", line #
ORA-06512: at line 1

This works within the Database but fails after upgrading to
Issuing the ALTER ANY TABLE privilege is what is required for this to work within, but it doesn't make a difference within
The privileges granted to the USER1 schema is identical in both and




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