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Update remote table using db link

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Hi All,

I am trying to update one table on remote database using database link. I can describe the table, but can not perform update. not sure , what I need to do in order to get this going ?

DB Version
Source :-
Target :-

SQL> desc ods.ods_order_hdr@qa04.US.ESTEE.COM
 Name                                      Null?    Type
 ----------------------------------------- -------- ----------------------------
 ORDERID                                   NOT NULL NUMBER(7)
 ORDER_COMPANY                             NOT NULL CHAR(2)
 ACCOUNT_NUMBER                            NOT NULL NUMBER(6)
 AE_NUMBER                                 NOT NULL NUMBER(3)
 ORDER_STATUS_CODE                         NOT NULL CHAR(1)
 HOLD_STATUS                                        CHAR(1)
 ORDER_TRANS_NUM                                    NUMBER(5)
 FIELD_TRANS_NUMBER                                 NUMBER(6)
 FORM_NUMBER                                        NUMBER(4)
 MFPC_TRANS_NUMBER                                  NUMBER(7)
 RPL_FLAG                                  NOT NULL CHAR(1)
 ORDER_TYPE                                NOT NULL CHAR(1)
 PO                                                 VARCHAR2(12)
 ORDER_DATE                                NOT NULL DATE
 DOWNLOAD_DATE                                      DATE
 RCVD_MODE                                          CHAR(1)
 RCVD_DATE                                          DATE
 PO_DATE                                            DATE
 CANCEL_DATE                                        DATE
 SHIP_DATE                                          DATE
 PURGE_DATE                                         DATE

------ Update part ----------------
SQL> update ods_order_hdr@qa04.US.ESTEE.COM
set ORDERID=111111;  2
update ods_order_hdr@qa04.US.ESTEE.COM
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01031: insufficient privileges
ORA-02063: preceding line from QA04


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