ORA-39005 And ORA-39208 Errors Are Raised By Datapump Import When Both Parameters SQLFILE And CONTENT Are Used (Doc ID 1260634.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 29, 2010

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.5 and later   [Release: 10.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The following errors are raised during datapump import:
     ORA-39005: inconsistent arguments
     ORA-39208: Parameter CONTENT=DATA_ONLY is invalid for SQL_FILE jobs.

Both parameter SQLFILE and parameter CONTENT, regardless of the value used, are included during datapump import.

The errors are only seen on database release 10g; the same parameters work without error on database release 11g.

Cause

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