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DataPump Export and Import With Parameter METADATA_ONLY Do Not Take Scheduler Program Arguments (Doc ID 459405.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You defined a program (or job) with arguments using the package DBMS_SCHEDULER. Then, you either:

- exported the user using DataPump export (expdp) with parameter CONTENT=METADATA_ONLY and imported (impdp) the dump into a new schema, or:

- exported the user using DataPump export (expdp) with parameter CONTENT=ALL and imported (impdp) the dump with parameter CONTENT=METADATA_ONLY (or EXCLUDE=TABLE_DATA)

The fresh imported schema doesn't contain the program/job arguments anylonger.

Steps to reproduce the problem:

1. Create the objects into database


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