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ORA-01031: insufficient privileges error during installation



Error occurs when installing Pega 7.4.

Error Messages

[java] java.lang.IllegalStateException: java.sql.SQLSyntaxErrorException: ORA-01031: insufficient privileges
[java] at com.pega.pegarules.internal.bootstrap.phase2.util.JarLoaderTool.processOneJar(
[java] at com.pega.pegarules.internal.bootstrap.phase2.util.JarLoaderTool.processDirectory(
[java] at com.pega.pegarules.internal.bootstrap.phase2.util.JarLoaderTool.processDirectory(
[java] at com.pega.pegarules.internal.bootstrap.phase2.util.JarLoaderTool.importPath(
[java] at com.pega.pegarules.internal.bootstrap.phase2.util.JarLoaderTool.importPath(
[java] at com.pega.pegarules.internal.bootstrap.phase2.util.JarLoaderTool.mainImpl(
[java] at com.pega.pegarules.internal.bootstrap.phase2.util.JarLoaderTool.main(
[java] Caused by: java.sql.SQLSyntaxErrorException: ORA-01031: insufficient privileges

Steps to Reproduce

Install Pega 7.4.

Root Cause

A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment.
The database deployment user is unable to import instances in to the schema. In this usecase, the following grant was not present: INSERT ANY TABLE WITH ADMIN OPTION.


As a local-change, review and apply the required deployment user permissions from the installation guide that aligns with the environment.

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Published November 29, 2018 - Updated December 2, 2021

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