DataPump Import Fails With ORA-31625 / ORA-01031 in 12.2 When Importing a Common Schema With REMAP_SCHEMA Into A Multitenant Database With Data Vault Enabled

(Doc ID 2301722.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

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


On a Oracle 12c Release 2 database with Data Vault enabled, an error is received when using Oracle Data Pump to import a common user schema using remap_schema to another common user schema:

Import: Release - Production on Tue Jun 13 12:05:10 2017

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Connected to: Oracle Database 12c Enterprise Edition Release - 64bit Production
Master table "SYSTEM"."SYS_IMPORT_SCHEMA_01" successfully loaded/unloaded
Starting "SYSTEM"."SYS_IMPORT_SCHEMA_01": system/********@orcl schemas=c##user1 remap_schema=c##user1:c##FRAME_user2 directory=dpump_dir dumpfile=dumpfile.dmp logfile=dumpfile.log
Processing object type SCHEMA_EXPORT/SYSTEM_GRANT
Processing object type SCHEMA_EXPORT/ROLE_GRANT
Processing object type SCHEMA_EXPORT/DEFAULT_ROLE
ORA-39083: Object type PROCACT_SCHEMA failed to create with error:
ORA-31625: Schema C##FRAME_COHENA_90 is needed to import this object, but is unaccessible
ORA-01031: insufficient privileges

Failing sql is:
sys.dbms_logrep_imp.instantiate_schema(schema_name=>SYS_CONTEXT('USERENV','CURRENT_SCHEMA'), export_db_name=>'ORCL', inst_scn=>'53109845');COMMIT; END;

The 'C##' prefix indicates that these are common users, i.e. they exist and have privileges across multiple PDBs.


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