OWBUNUSED Columns In DDL Generated by OWB For an External Table (Doc ID 1369732.1)

Last updated on MAY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Warehouse Builder - Version 10.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The DDL code generated for an External Table does not contain the original columns name, but has the columns named OWBUNUSEDxx :

.....
FIELDS
TERMINATED BY ','
OPTIONALLY ENCLOSED BY '"' AND '"'
NOTRIM
(
OWBUNUSED0 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED1 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED2 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED3 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED4 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED5 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED6 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED7 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED8 CHAR,
OWBUNUSED9 CHAR,
.....

Cause

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