Synonym Referencing A Remote Object Does Not Get Exported (Doc ID 203511.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 8.1.6.0 and later   [Release: 8.1.6 and later ]
Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 8.1.6.0 and later    [Release: 8.1.6 and later]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

An export is taken from an 8.1.6 database containing a schema which references remote objects through synonyms. No errors are generated during the export operation. When importing in the target database it appears that the synonyms for remote objects are missing.

Examining the dump file reveals that the synonyms are not part of the dump file as well.

Cause

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