When DV Is Enabled SYS User Is Not Able To Change Certain Parameters - ORA-01031

(Doc ID 758327.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database Vault - Version: to
This problem can occur on any platform.



In Database Vault enabled databases, SYS user is not able to change certain  parameters using and ALTER SYSTEM command. The commands are failing :

    SQL> alter system set max_dump_file_size=10000 scope=spfile;
    alter system set max_dump_file_size=10000 scope=spfile
    ERROR at line 1:
    ORA-01031: insufficient privileges


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