How To Drop A User That Contains Non-Printable Characters (Doc ID 2284829.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 This note provides an example of how to drop a user whose name contains non printable characters. The typical scenario is the following:

 

1) Creating two users whose names appear to be identical :

 

 

 

 

Solution

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