Executing DBMS_TRANSACTION.PURGE_LOST_DB_ENTRY as user other then sysdba fails with ORA-01031 (Doc ID 1908436.1)

Last updated on MAY 15, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Executing the following as a non SYSDBA user (sys as sysdba, specifically) results in the following error:

I need to be able to execute this as a user other than SYS as SYSDBA. What other permissions do I need?
 

Solution

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