My Oracle Support Banner

Sql*Loader-951 and ORA-00901 when username has special characters and direct path is used (Doc ID 351497.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 07, 2006

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version:
This problem can occur on any platform.


SQL Loader fails with the following error stack when the username has special characters in it and
the DIRECT PATH is used:
SQL*Loader-951: Error calling once/load initialization
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-00911: invalid character
Using conventional path does not issue the same error.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

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

In this Document

This document is being delivered to you via Oracle Support's Rapid Visibility (RaV) process, and therefore has not been subject to an independent technical review.

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.