RE: killing oracle processes
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2009 10:22:29 +0100
That is a valid point. However we do give permission out to selected developers on dev boxes
To create the stored procedure logon as a sysdba through sqlplus and:-
Explicitly Grant the required rights to system
grant alter system to system;
grant select on sys.v_$session to system; Create the procedure
create or replace procedure system.killsession (killsid IN VARCHAR2) as
where sid = killsid
and username = 'XXXX';
execute immediate 'alter system kill session ''' || to_char (killsid) || ', ' || to_char (killserial) || '''' ;
WHEN NO_DATA_FOUND THEN
dbms_output.put_line('The SID ' || killsid || ' does not exist or cannot be killed');
Grant execute on procedure to user
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For example, sysopr15 needs access to kill sessions so you would type the following:- grant execute on system.killsession to userxxx;
From: oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org [mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Johnson, William L (TEIS) Sent: 17 August 2009 20:36
To: mschmitt_at_uchicago.edu; 'oracle-l_at_freelists.org' Subject: RE: killing oracle processes
Do you have a good way to make sure a developer running as Oracle account XYZ has permission to kill that session (logical ownership) rather than accidentally killing one of his or her co-workers critical processes? Folks need to be patient and realize there is a reason you don't just give everyone DBA access...
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