DataPump Export Or Import Fails With Error PLS-201 At SYS.DBMS_DATAPUMP (Doc ID 1489111.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You started a DataPump export or import job. This failed with errors:

Export: Release 11.2.0.3.0 - Production on Thu Sep 6 10:39:03 2012
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Connected to: Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release 11.2.0.3.0 - 64bit Production
With the Partitioning, OLAP, Data Mining and Real Application Testing options

UDE-06550: operation generated ORACLE error 6550
ORA-06550: line 1, column 100:
PLS-00201: identifier 'SYS.DBMS_DATAPUMP' must be declared
ORA-06550: line 1, column 100:
PL/SQL: Statement ignored
ORA-06550: line 1, column 202:
PLS-00201: identifier 'SYS.DBMS_DATAPUMP' must be declared
ORA-06550: line 1, column 202:
PL/SQL: Statement ignored

Or, if a network link is used, then:

ORA-39006: internal error
ORA-39065: unexpected master process exception in DISPATCH
ORA-06550: line 1, column 13:
PLS-00201: identifier 'DBMS_DATAPUMP.GET_STATUS_VERSION@LINK' must be declared
ORA-06550: line 1, column 7:
PL/SQL: Statement ignored

Cause

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