DataPump Export Fails With Error ORA-39095 (Doc ID 1071931.1)

Last updated on APRIL 11, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 11-Apr-2017***

Symptoms

When running a DataPump export job using fixed-size dump file, it could fail with the following error while unloading metadata objects:

ORA-39095: Dump file space has been exhausted: Unable to allocate <N> bytes

Changes

This is normally seen in DataPump export where filesize parameter is used to limit the size of the dumpfiles.

Cause

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