Re: Bug 3798351 Importing a pre-existing table may DROP the table on an error
Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2010 07:43:05 +0200
An "old" bug....
Bug 3798351 Importing a pre-existing table may DROP the table on an error
This note gives a brief overview of bug 3798351. The content was last updated on: 09-MAR-2005 Click here for details of each of the sections below. Affects:
Product (Component) Oracle Server (Rdbms) Range of versions believed to be affected Versions < 10.1.0.2Versions confirmed as being affected
Platforms affected Generic (all / most platforms affected) Fixed:
This issue is fixed in
184.108.40.206 (Server Patch Set)
If a table is created with the MONITORING clause and exported and upon import (with ignore=y) an error occurs (egL: buffer too small) then the pre-existing table may actually get DROPPED by import.
Always use large buffer size for imports.