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ORA-46059 When Using DBMS_NETWORK_ACL_ADMIN.CREATE_ACL (Doc ID 787388.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
PL/SQL - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
PL/SQL - Version:
This problem can occur on any platform.


An attempt to create an ACL for fine-grained access control to network services, using the
DBMS_NETWORK_ACL_ADMIN package, results in error messages:

   acl => 'file_name',
   description => 'file description',
   principal => 'user_or_role',
   is_grant => TRUE|FALSE,
   privilege => 'connect|resolve');

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-46059: Invalid ACL identifier specified
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_NETWORK_ACL_ADMIN", line 56
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_NETWORK_ACL_ADMIN", line 185
ORA-06512: at line 2


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