GRANT EXECUTE FAILS WITH ERROR ORA-04021 on SYS.DBMS_PIPE (Doc ID 976670.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 10.1.0.5 version, Generic RDBMS

When attempting to execute: grant execute on dbms_pipe to USER_TEST;
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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ORA-04021: timeout occurred while waiting to lock object SYS.DBMS_PIPE






Cause

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