SQL*Loader In Direct Path Fails With Error ORA-372 When Loading Data Into Partition If The Tablespace Used By Table Is READONLY

(Doc ID 1512162.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 17, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SQL*Loader fails with the following error when loading data into a partition on read-write tablespace, if other partitions of the same table are on read-only tablespace:

SQL*Loader-951: Error calling once/load initialization
ORA-00372: file 84 cannot be modified at this time
ORA-01110: data file 84: '/PTP/SYOR/ODHC_data_06/VMPV_INDXP_2010_01.dbf'

Cause

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