Transportable Tablespace Import Fails With ORA-29336 Internal Error [Lob Id Too Big] [7243729841501] From DBMS_PLUGTS (Doc ID 377049.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 24, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 8.1.7.4 and later   [Release: 8.1.7 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Importing a transportable tablespace fails with errors:

Export file created by EXPORT:V08.01.07 via conventional path
About to import transportable tablespace(s) metadata...
import done in WE8ISO8859P1 character set and WE8ISO8859P1 NCHAR character set
. importing SYS's objects into SYS
IMP-00017: following statement failed with ORACLE error 29336:
"BEGIN sys.dbms_plugts.commitPluggable; END;"
IMP-00003: ORACLE error 29336 encountered
ORA-29336: Internal error [LOB ID too big] [7243729841501] from DBMS_PLUGTS
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_PLUGTS", line 1744
ORA-06512: at line 1
IMP-00000: Import terminated unsuccessfully

The source database is not available anymore.

Cause

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