Alter System Switch Logfile fails with ora-1031
(Doc ID 1623858.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 18.104.22.168 to 22.214.171.124 [Release 11.2]
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The ALTER SYSTEM commands fail with ORA-1031 after installing the CPU July 2013 patch on an 126.96.36.199 or 188.8.131.52 RDBMS Oracle Home that has Database Vault enabled.
sqlplus / as sysdba
SQL>alter system switch logfile
ORA-1031 - Insufficient privileges
Patch 16742095: DATABASE SECURITY PATCH UPDATE 184.108.40.206.0 (CPUJUL2013)
Patch 16619892 : DATABASE PATCH SET UPDATE 220.127.116.11.7 (INCLUDES CPUJUL2013)
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