Grant Execute on SYS.SYS_GROUP Fails with ORA-4042

(Doc ID 161011.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 22, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You're trying to grant "Execute" on SYS.SYS_GROUP, and it errors with:
ORA-04042: procedure, function, package, or package body does not exist

Changes

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Cause

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