Exporting Own Schema Fails with PLS-00302:'DBMS_EXPORT_EXTENSION' must be declared (Doc ID 444577.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.7.4 to 10.2.0.3 [Release 8.1.7 to 10.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

User performs export of their own schema and export fails with the following errors.

exp scott/tiger file=scott.dmp

EXP-00056: ORACLE error 6550 encountered
ORA-06550: line 1, column 19:
PLS-00302: component 'DBMS_EXPORT_EXTENSION' must be declared
ORA-06550: line 1, column 15:
PL/SQL: Statement ignored

You may also see other packages or object names.

Cause

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