[root@mikitradedb1 ~]# su - oracle [oracle@mikitradedb1 ~]$ sqlplus / as sysdba SQL*Plus: Release 10.2.0.4.0 - Production on Wed Jul 11 09:47:50 2012 Copyrigmiki (c) 1982, 2007, Oracle. All Rigmikis Reserved. Connected to: Oracle Database 10g Enterprise Edition Release 10.2.0.4.0 - 64bit Production With the Partitioning, OLAP, Data Mining and Real Application Testing options
Ask the database administrator to perform the operation or grant the required privileges. For Trusted Oracle users getting this error although granted the the appropriate privilege at a higher label, ask the database administrator to regrant the privilege at the appropriate label.
An attempt was made to change the current username or password without the appropriate privilege. This error also occurs if attempting to install a database without the necessary operating system privileges. When Trusted Oracle is configure in DBMS MAC, this error may occur if the user was granted the necessary privilege at a higher label than the current login.