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Import Fails With Error IMP-38 (Doc ID 1024237.6)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 7.0.16.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 01-MAR-2016***

Symptoms

You are doing either a Table, User, or Full import and it fails with error IMP-38:

IMP-00038: Could not find environment character set handle

Cause

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