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How To Generate a Dumpfile for One Database in Another DB Server where Datapump was Invoked (Doc ID 1385324.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to generate a DataPump export dump file on the client where the DataPump export was started.

When you execute the following command the DataPump export dump will be generated on the database server side.

The local export client connects to the database instance defined by the connect identifier "<SQLNET_ALIAS_NAME>" (a net service name), retrieves data from the database instance being exported and writes it to the dump file client.dmp on the database sever side.

In some cases due to space problem is not possible to generate the DataPump dump file on the server side, it needs to be generated on the client where export was started.


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