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Grant Execute on SYS.SYS_GROUP Fails with ORA-4042 (Doc ID 161011.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 24, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 6.0.0.0 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You're trying to grant "Execute" on SYS.SYS_GROUP, and it errors with:

Changes

{CHANGE}

Cause

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