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ORA-1031 When Setting The Event 10079 (or how to set event 10079 in session) (Doc ID 2199860.1)

Last updated on APRIL 06, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database 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
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to set event 10079 using alter session as below, it fails with ORA-01031:

sqlplus "/ as sysdba"
SQL> alter session set events '10079 trace name context forever, level 2';
ORA-01031: insufficient privileges


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