Re: Export data from Mainframe to Unix solaris

From: Ron Reidy <>
Date: Wed, 26 May 1999 20:47:50 -0600
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Seigmund Akinwande Johnson wrote:

> Hi,
> Does any one know if you can export data from mainframe to Unix or NT using
> oracle export command, and what are the issues to consider
Yes, exp will do this. Remember to ftp the file in binary mode.

Another thing to consider...

The imp utility is slow. You may be better off to use the CLIO/S util from IBM and SQL*Loader to get the data into the database.

Ron Reidy
Oracle DBA
Reidy Consulting, L.L.C.
Received on Thu May 27 1999 - 04:47:50 CEST

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