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How to Gather the Header Information and the Content of an Export Dumpfile ? (Doc ID 462488.1)

Last updated on MAY 12, 2021

Applies to:

Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to gather the internal header information of export dumpfiles and locate, find and extract the Data Definition Language (DDL) statements that are stored in an export dumpfile ?

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 1. Show DDL statements stored in export Data Pump dumpfile.
 2. Show DDL statements stored in classic export dumpfile.
 3. Show internal header information of export (DataPump) dumpfile.
 4. Alternative ways to obtain dumpfile details.
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