Expdp Slow After NLS_COMP and NLS_SORT Parameters Are Changed From Their Default Values (Doc ID 1559540.1)

Last updated on JULY 04, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After changing NLS_COMP and NLS_SORT values at the RDBMS instance level, Data Pump exports are much slower.

Changes

The database initialization parameter named NLS_COMP was changed from BINARY to LINGUISTIC and the database initialization parameter NLS_SORT was changed from BINARY to BINARY_CI.

Cause

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