NLS_LENGTH_SEMANTICS Is Changed After Impdp
Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 to 184.108.40.206 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
NLS_LENGTH_SEMANTICS attribute of a PL/SQL procedure or function may be changed unexpectedly when exporting and importing between databases with different NLS_LENGTH_SEMANTICS parameter using data pump.
Following symptoms can be observed.
- During impdp, PL/SQL FUNCTIONS and PROCEDURES are created with NLS_LENGTH_SEMANTICS configuration of the imported source database.
- If the imported object contains a user defined TYPE object, then the TYPE object and PROCEDURES and FUNCTIONS are created with NLS_LENGTH_SEMANTICS configuration of the TYPE object.
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