ORA-39125 ORA-31642 "cannot find metafilter entry in cache" Using Expdp

(Doc ID 421432.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.3
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms


While using expdp to perform full export of database, following errors are encountered

Connected to: Oracle Database 10g Enterprise Edition Release 10.2.0.2.0 - 64bit Production
With the Partitioning, Oracle Label Security, OLAP and Data Mining options
Starting "SYS"."SYS_EXPORT_FULL_01": /******** AS SYSDBA directory=MY_DIR dumpfile=expfull1.dmp full=y logfile=exp.log
Estimate in progress using BLOCKS method...
Processing object type DATABASE_EXPORT/SCHEMA/TABLE/TABLE_DATA
ORA-39125: Worker unexpected fatal error in KUPW$WORKER.CONFIGURE_METADATA_UNLOAD while calling DBMS_METADATA.OPEN 10.2.0.2.0 [ESTIMATE_PHASE]
ORA-31642: the following SQL statement fails:
cannot find metafilter entry in cache for DE_SYSTEM_GRANT NAME
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SYS_ERROR", line 105
ORA-06512: at "SYS.KUPW$WORKER", line 6241
----- PL/SQL Call Stack -----
object line object
handle number name
7000000475a6818 14916 package body SYS.KUPW$WORKER
7000000475a6818 6300 package body SYS.KUPW$WORKER
7000000475a6818 5077 package body SYS.KUPW$WORKER
7000000475a6818 8957 package body SYS.KUPW$WORKER
7000000475a6818 1880 package body SYS.KUPW$WORKER
7000000475a6818 6861 package body SYS.KUPW$WORKER
7000000475a6818 1262 package body SYS.KUPW$WORKER
70000004751a878 2 anonymous block
Job "SYS"."SYS_EXPORT_FULL_01" stopped due to fatal error at 15:48:49

Error:	  ORA-31642  (ORA-31642)
Text: the following SQL statement fails: %s
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Cause: An internal error was generated from package DBMS_METADATA.
Action: Contact Oracle Customer Support and report the error.


Cause

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