DataPump Job With Parallel >1 Fails Due To A Fatal Error In RAC

(Doc ID 2370821.1)

Last updated on APRIL 12, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

During the execution of a DataPump job in a RAC environment, the following error occurs:

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Processing object type TABLE_EXPORT/TABLE/TABLE_DATA
Job "SYSTEM"."SYS_IMPORT_FULL_07" stopped due to fatal error at Fri Mar 2 15:18:42 2018 elapsed 0 00:01:00


There are no errors reported in alert log or in logfile.

From alert log, it can be observed that one of the DataPump Worker (DW) processes is not started:

 

Changes

 

Cause

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