How To Connect As SYSDBA When Using Export Or Import (Doc ID 277237.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.7.0 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Jan-2014***

Goal

This document demonstrates how to connect AS SYSDBA when starting an export or import.
Incorrect usage of single or double quotes can result in errors such as:

LRM-00108: invalid positional parameter value 'as'
EXP-00019: failed to process parameters, type 'EXP HELP=Y' for help
EXP-00000: Export terminated unsuccessfully
LRM-00108: invalid positional parameter value 'sysdba'
LRM-00108: Message 108 not found; No message file for product=ORACORE, facility=LRM

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