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Procedure invoked by AQ PL/SQL notification is executed as SYS not the Enqueuer (Doc ID 552771.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 04, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
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When using Advanced Queueing  PL/SQL notification the user-defined PL/SQL code which is invoked when notification is triggered is executed as SYS rather than the owner of the PL/SQL procedure.

Logging the values of

select user from dual;


from within the procedure return a value of SYS.




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