ORA-01924: "role not granted or does not exist" after upgrading (Doc ID 2134508.1)

Last updated on MAY 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After upgrading, forms and pl/sql can’t see some of the roles or don’t recognize that it has been granted to a user’s account.


ORA-01924: role ' not granted or does not exist

This can occur when trying to set role using either DBMS_SESSION.SET_ROLE or SET ROLE on the 601th+ role (granted).

Changes

Upgrade to 11.2.0.4 or 12c.  Does not occur on 11.2.0.3

Cause

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