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Replication From Sql Server To Oracle Database Failes With "Ora-00972: Identifier Is Too Long" (Doc ID 1322826.1)

Last updated on MAY 11, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
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
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Replication from a SQL*Server database to an Oracle database fails with -

"ORA-00972: identifier is too long"

The SQL*Server table has column names longer than 32 characters. Oracle column names cannot be longer 30 characters.
Is there any workaround to increase this limit on column name on the Oracle side?


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