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

Last updated on NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.1.0.6
PL/SQL - Version: 11.1.0.6
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

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:

BEGIN
 DBMS_NETWORK_ACL_ADMIN.CREATE_ACL (
   acl => 'file_name',
   description => 'file description',
   principal => 'user_or_role',
   is_grant => TRUE|FALSE,
   privilege => 'connect|resolve');
END;
/

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

Cause

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