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Fix error ORA-39097: Data Pump job encountered unexpected error

Oracle Tips by Burleson Consulting
April 11,  2009

Question:  The following data pump job fails with an ORA-039097 error:

expdp system/manager dumpfile=dpump_dir:scott.dmp logfile=dpump_dir:scott.log tables=scott.emp TRANSPORTABLE=always

and It is giving below errors.

ORA-39006: internal error
ORA-39065: unexpected master process exception in DISPATCH
ORA-00913: too many values

ORA-39097: Data Pump job encountered unexpected error -913

Answer:  This is a bug.  The Oracle docs note this on the ORA-39097 error:

ORA-39097: Data Pump job encountered unexpected error string

Cause: An unexpected, potentially non-fatal error occurred while processing a Data Pump job.

Action: Contact Oracle Customer Support.

In addition, MOSC note 4511371.8 has details on the ORA-39065 error.





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