DG4MSQL ORA-997 Create Table As SELECT When Inserting A Long Column Into Oracle Database (Doc ID 1148809.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database Gateway for SQL Server - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 08-Feb-2015***


Symptoms

Attempting to insert a LONG column into Oracle 10.2.0.4 from SQL Server via the 11.x Oracle Database Gateway for Microsoft SQL Server (dg4msql) via the COPY as SELECT
fails with error ORA-997
ORA-00997: illegal use of LONG datatype

Cause

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