Import DataPump: ORA-39083 and ORA-933 when Importing Sequences with Non "." NLS Decimal Character (Doc ID 340300.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 10.1.0.3 - Release: 10.1 to 10.1
Oracle Server - Personal Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 10.1.0.3   [Release: 10.1 to 10.1]
Oracle Server - Standard Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 10.1.0.3   [Release: 10.1 to 10.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle10g Import DataPump fails to import sequences. The output in the logfile shows:

...
Processing object type SCHEMA_EXPORT/SEQUENCE/SEQUENCE
ORA-39083: Object type SEQUENCE failed to create with error:
ORA-00933: SQL command not properly ended
Failing sql is:
 CREATE SEQUENCE  "TC"."MY_SEQ"  MINVALUE 1 MAXVALUE 1,00000000000000E+27 INCREMENT BY 1 START WITH 1 CACHE 20 NOORDER  NOCYCLE
...

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms