How To Speed Up an Oracle (Conventional) Export On a Large Database (Doc ID 1673867.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.4 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 9.2 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

What actions could be taken to speed up an Oracle database export (using the original exp utility) on a large older version database, e.g. 3 TB 9.2.0.4 database.

Such a situation may arise when planning to do a database migration from an older platform or Oracle version to a more recent, using export/import.

During the process of testing with export using

Solution

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