DataPump OEM Jobs fail with "ERROR: No data pump job named "<jobname>" exists in the database. "

(Doc ID 2383074.1)

Last updated on MAY 03, 2018

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 12.1.0.6.0 to 13.1.2.0.0 [Release 12.1 to 13.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Unable to run repeating DataPump export jobs against 12.1.0.1 PDBs (pluggable databases) from OEM.
The scheduled jobs fail with:

ERROR:
  ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
  SP2-0640: Not connected
  ERROR: No data pump job named "<jobname>" exists in the database.


even though preferred credentials are set correctly and non repeating export jobs work without error.

The issue reproduces with 12.1.0.5 & 12.1.0.6 DB Plugin against 12.1 PDB databases.

The step by step instructions to reproduce the error are:
  - Targets -> Databases -> select a pluggable database
  - Schema -> Database Export/Import -> Export to Export files
  - Type : Schemas
     -> Step 1 select a schema, Step 2 and 3 hit next
     -> Step 4 select Start Later <date> / Repeat Interval <n>
     -> Step 5 Submit Job
  - When the job runs it will fail with:

ERROR: No data pump job named "<jobname>" exists in the database.

 

Changes

Scheduling jobs would work in 11.2, but not for PDB databases such as 12.1 and 12.2

Cause

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