Files Created In Dbfs Using Dbfs_client Are Owned By Root. (Doc ID 1464054.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.0 and later
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.1.2.0 and later
Oracle Exadata Hardware - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 04-Aug-2014***

Symptoms

When using the dbfs_client.exe program from a windows machine, any files or directories created in the DBFS are owned by root. The files/directories created in DBFS by the client, appear to any OS that is mounting the DBFS, to be owned by root.

Cause

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