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Inconsistent Error Message Between 11202 And 11204 - ORA-01919 , ORA-1031 (Doc ID 2145239.1)

Last updated on MARCH 06, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 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 Backup Service - Version N/A and later
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In DB, generic error message ORA-1031 displayed in place of a specific error message ORA-01919.
But in earlier versions and DB, we get the specific error ORA-01919.

In 11202 and 11203 DB, error message is ORA-01919: role 'ABCDEF' does not exist
But in 11204 DB, error message is ORA-01031: insufficient privileges.

What is the reason for Inconsistent error message between 11202/11203 and 11204 Database versions ?



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