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DataPump Import (IMPDP) Error ORA-31684 Object Type Already Exists When Trying To Skip Objects Other Than Tables (Doc ID 1323411.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
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When trying to import via DataPump (IMPDP) objects such as procedures/functions using the INCLUDE parameter an error similar to:

ORA-31684: Object type PROCEDURE:"<SCHEMA_NAME>"."<TABLE_NAME>" already exists

is reported.

Trying other syntax to replace the existing procedure/function with the one that is present the expdp dumpfile does not allow the procedure from the dump to be imported.




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