DataPump Import (IMPDP) With Parameter NETWORK_LINK Fails With Error ORA-4062 (Doc ID 1235053.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-NOV-2012***

Symptoms

DataPump import with parameter NETWORK_LINK fails with errors:

Import: Release 10.2.0.4.0 - 64bit Production on Thursday, 11 March, 2010 1:30:05
Copyright (c) 2003, 2007, Oracle. All rights reserved.

Connected to: Oracle Database 10g Enterprise Edition Release 10.2.0.4.0 - 64bit Production
With the Partitioning, OLAP, Data Mining and Real Application Testing options
ORA-39006: internal error
ORA-39065: unexpected master process exception in DISPATCH
ORA-04062: timestamp of package "SYS.DBMS_DATAPUMP" has been changed
ORA-39097: Data Pump job encountered unexpected error -4062

The same error stack can also refer to any of the following packages:

SYS.DBMS_UTILITY
SYS.KUPM$MCP
SYS.DBMS_STREAMS_PUB_RPC
SYS.DBMS_METADATA

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms