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Install Audit Vault Fails in AVCA Phase with ORA-01031 Errors (Doc ID 1300831.1)

Last updated on MARCH 06, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Audit Vault - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Installing fresh Audit Vault product crashes when running the avca.
The reported error is:

SEVERE: OUI-25031:Some of the configuration assistants failed. It is strongly recommended that you retry the configuration assistants at this time.

The $ORACLE_HOME/xxx/log/avca.log file shows these errors:

02/22/11 11:28:25 Unable to login as SYSDBA account.
java.sql.SQLException: ORA-01031: insufficient privileges

at oracle.jdbc.driver.DatabaseError.throwSqlException(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T2CConnection.checkError(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T2CConnection.logon(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.PhysicalConnection.<init>(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T2CConnection.<init>(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T2CDriverExtension.getConnection(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver.connect(
at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(
at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(
at oracle.av.avca.jdbc.JdbcConnection.<init>(
at oracle.av.avca.CommandArguments.getAVSysDbaConnection(
at oracle.av.avca.AvcaSession.getAVSysDbaConnection(
at oracle.av.avca.backend.GrantAVRoleTask.<init>(
at oracle.av.avca.backend.InitializeAVDBAction.executeTask(
at oracle.av.avca.backend.BaseTask.execute(
at oracle.av.avca.backend.InitializeAVAction.executeTask(
at oracle.av.avca.backend.BaseTask.execute(
at oracle.av.avca.Avca.startCA(
at oracle.av.avca.Avca.main(




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