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ORA-31600 Seen For Function DBMS_DATAPUMP.METADATA_TRANSFORM During DataPump Import (IMPDP) (Doc ID 2440012.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 22, 2020

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Import a file generated in into a destination database is failing with the following errors:

$ impdp <USERNAME>@<CONNECT_STRING> parfile=imp.par

Import: Release - Production on Mon Aug 27 08:27:19 2018
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Connected to: Oracle Database 12c Standard Edition Release - 64bit Production
ORA-39005: inconsistent arguments
ORA-31600: invalid input value NULL for parameter VALUE in function DBMS_DATAPUMP.METADATA_TRANSFORM



Parfile used to start the datapump import process includes parameter transform=table_compression_clause:NOCOMPRESS


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