Expdp Terminated with "DW00 terminating with fatal err=4063"

(Doc ID 2060450.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 20, 2016

Applies to:

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


Datapump expdp fails with an error like:

Job "SYSTEM"."SYS_EXPORT_SCHEMA_02" stopped due to fatal error at Wed Sep 23 02:07:25 2015 elapsed 0 00:00:29

The alert log shows next related errors:

2015-09-23 02:06:55.618000 +00:00
DM00 started with pid=49, OS id=60737, job SYSTEM.SYS_EXPORT_SCHEMA_02
2015-09-23 02:06:57.616000 +00:00
DW00 started with pid=50, OS id=60777, wid=1, job SYSTEM.SYS_EXPORT_SCHEMA_02
DW00 terminating with fatal err=4063, pid=50, wid=1, job SYSTEM.SYS_EXPORT_SCHEMA_02

A few schema objects were dropped before, e.g. in schema FCS, and the recyclebin purged.
However, the dropped objects still show up in obj$, like shown below:



Objects were dropped without purge option.


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