Errors IMP-37 IMP-21 When Reading A Compressed Export File (Doc ID 108659.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 18-MAY-2012***

Symptoms

When trying to import a compressed dump file the following errors are raised:

IMP-00037: Character set marker unknown
IMP-00021: INCTYPE parameter is obsolete
error code dec 2 hex 0x2

Cause

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