Datapump Errors on Import LPX-00217: invalid character 0 (U+0000)
Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 22.214.171.124 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
During a Datapump Import the following errors are reported in the Import Log
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error
LPX-00217: invalid character 0 (U+0000)
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SYS_ERROR", line 95
ORA-06512: at "SYS.KUPW$WORKER", line 9018
However, if the tables are pre-created on the target database, the import will run fine.
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