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ORA-04023: Object could not be validated or authorized

Oracle Database Tips by Donald BurlesonMay 23, 2016

Question: What do I do to fix the ORA-04023 error?

ORA-04023: Object SYS.STANDARD could not be validated or authorized

Answer:  The oerr utility shows this for the ORA-04023 error:

ORA-04023: Object could not be validated or authorized

Cause: A number of attempts were made to validate or authorize an object but failed.

Action: Please report this error to Oracle Support Services.

The ORA-04023 error may indicate that the shared pool has a RAM corruption.  One emergency workaround is to bounce the database or to flush the shared pool:

alter system flush shared pool;

If this does not stop the ORA-04023 error, then open a service request on MOSC.


MOSC - ORA-04023 On SYS.STANDARD When Running UTLU111I.SQL or UTLU112I.SQL [ID 984511.1]

MOSC - 729909.1: Upgrading to 11.1.0 and DBUA reports ORA-4023 On SYS.STANDARD

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