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DataPump Export (EXPDP) Is Taking Long time To Export Tables With BASICFILES (Doc ID 1595380.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Datapump export  is taking more than the double time after a database upgrade from to

In our example, one table with a LOB column takes more than 18 hours. The rest of the objects are exported within 30 mins.
Here is the current size of the table with a blob column based on the output of the export..

. . exported "<SCHEMA_NAME>"."<TABLE_NAME>" 408.8 GB 173268 rows


 Database was upgraded from to


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