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Rebuild Index Online Has Generated ORA-01031: Insufficient Privileges (Doc ID 1969875.1)

Last updated on MARCH 04, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.2.0.2 version, Database Security

When attempting to rebuild an index online
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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ORA-01031: insufficient privileges


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. sqlplus / as sysdba
2. alter index <Schema Name>.<Index Name>rebuild online;

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot rebuild the index.

Cause

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Cause
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