" ORA-00910: specified length too long for its datatype" Signalled When Trying To Load Data From Flat File To Oracle Having Flat File Datastore Fields With Length > 4000 Characters (Doc ID 1953116.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version 11.1.1.3.0 to 11.1.1.9.99 [Release 11gR1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to load data from a flat file to Oracle table, where the file contains few columns that are more than 4000 characters,
the following error occurs during creation of the temporary C$ table. It has Varchar2 column length as 10000 which is invalid in Oracle Database.

Cause

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