Message: ETCL013E Insufficient Administrative Authority

Document ID : KB000024473
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Problem:

I am trying to load the database for the CA Cleanup for Top Secret product. The load fails with message : ETCL013E Insufficient administrative authority.

Following the explanation of the message, I have specified the option ALLOWSCOPE, but it still fails. What is wrong?

Cause:

The utility must be run by a user type of ADMINISTRATOR.

Resolution:

The product convention is that you need to be an un-scoped ADMINISTRATOR to perform the db load task.

It has been requested by users to allow a lesser-authorized administrator to perform a download, and for that situation, the ALLOWSCOPE parameter was introduced. This however still requires that the user be an ADMINISTRATOR.

There is no functionality in the product that allows a simple USER - type, non-administrator ACID, to run the db load utility.