Re: Transportable Tablespaces and Deferred segment creation "bug"

From: Norman Dunbar <>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2012 13:54:43 +0000
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Hi Pier Paolo,

On 27/11/12 08:31, pier paolo Bruno wrote:

> ... What i was suggesting you is to make in 2 steps
> , first usual transportable tablespace step and then an expdp of the
> metadata only of the full database and an import of the metadata_only on
> the new instance after you import and make writable the transported
> tablespace. In this way it should recreate the tables you miss with no
> segment. With imp exp I don't think this works .

I ended up running an exp of the tables in the source database, with rows=n (which makes no difference as they are empty anyway) and importing that using imp which worked.


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