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

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version and later
Oracle Exadata Hardware - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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.


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