Missing Column Default Value For Some Tables After Import (Doc ID 1920280.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 28, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After DB migration from 9.2 to 11.2 using export/import (exp/imp), some tables are missing column default values.

Using the "imp ... show=y” command, some "alter table <table_name> modify ..." statements appear not completed.
The closing parenthesis ")" is missing, e.g.

and check the parentheses for the ALTER TABLE commands again, the “)” is not missing any more.

Cause

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