Classic Export/Import Fail With ORA-01031 in Database Vault Environment Starting Release

(Doc ID 1419687.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 12-Jun-2013


After upgrading to, trying to export and import data into a database that has database vault enabled fails with ORA-01031.
The short error stack is:

kzvsesini <- kzvini <- kpdvinit <- kpoauth <- opiodr

showing that the session is not actually allowed to initialize.
The issue is reproducible only on and higher.


Upgrade to or higher. The issue does not reproduce in previous releases.


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