Remind me why a user can drop a database link when they can't create one?

From: Taylor, Chris David <>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 10:52:30 -0500
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Apparently "DROP DATABASE LINK" doesn't exist as a privilege, so why can users still do it when they no longer have the right to "CREATE DATABASE LINK"? Where does the drop database link security reside?

I wonder if there is a system login trigger I could employ to prevent the drop?

Chris Taylor
Sr. Oracle DBA
Ingram Barge Company
Nashville, TN 37205
Office: 615-517-3355
Cell: 615-663-1673

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