ORA-1461 Error While Using Imp Utility (Doc ID 444171.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 25, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 11.1.0.6 [Release 10.1 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 25-Sep-2013***

Symptoms

While importing getting following errors in log file:

IMP-00058: ORACLE error 1461 encountered
ORA-01461: can bind a LONG value only for insert into a LONG column
IMP-00028: partial import of previous table rolled back: 23 rows rolled back
Import terminated successfully with warnings.


The errors are only reported when the table(s) is pre-created and import is done with IGNORE=Y parameter.

Cause

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