DBMS_LOCK.SLEEP is depreciated in Oracle 18c and DBMS_SESSION.SLEEP is introduced, and is available with no additional grants needed.

SLEEP procedure suspends the session for the specified number of seconds.

DBMS_LOCK procedure was  not accessible by default and user must be granted execute permission on the dbms_lock package.

DBMS_SESSION.SLEEP does not need any addiotnal grants.



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