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DBMS_STATS.get_prefs Returns ORA-20000: object does not exist or insufficient privileges (Doc ID 2829184.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 22, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 and later
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SELECT DBMS_STATS.get_prefs Returns ORA-20000: object does not exist or insufficient privileges For Index



SQL> SELECT DBMS_STATS.get_prefs(ownname=>'TCX',tabname=>'CUST',pname=>'ESTIMATE_PERCENT') estimate_percent FROM dual;

ESTIMATE_PERCENT
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
DBMS_STATS.AUTO_SAMPLE_SIZE


SELECT DBMS_STATS.get_prefs(ownname=>'TCX',tabname=>'CUST_ID_PK',pname=>'ESTIMATE_PERCENT') estimate_percent FROM dual;


SQL> SELECT DBMS_STATS.get_prefs(ownname=>'TCX',tabname=>'CUST_ID_PK',pname=>'ESTIMATE_PERCENT') estimate_percent FROM dual;
SELECT DBMS_STATS.get_prefs(ownname=>'TCX',tabname=>'CUST_ID_PK',pname=>'ESTIMATE_PERCENT') estimate_percent FROM dual
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-20000: TABLE "TCX"."CUST_ID_PK" does not exist or insufficient privileges
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_STATS", line 50549
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_STATS", line 9081
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_STATS", line 50531
ORA-06512: at line 1

Symptoms

Select DBMS_STATS.get_prefs does not work in 12.2.0.1 and above  when the object is an index.


Changes

Upgrade to 12.2.0.1

Cause

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