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When To Use CONSISTENT=Y During An Export With Original Export - Exp (Doc ID 113450.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 7.3.4.0 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 7.3.4 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 26-NOV-2012***

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Purpose

To help DBAs determine when to use CONSISTENT=Y in an EXPORT.

Scope

The information in this note is intended for all levels. While applicable to the Export/Import tools in 11g, we recommend moving to DataPump as the tradition Export/Import tools will be phased out of newer releases over time.

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