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

Last updated on FEBRUARY 18, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 10.1.0.2 to 12.1.0.5.0 [Release 10.1 to 12.1]
Oracle Database - Personal Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 18.4.0.0.0 [Release 10.1 to 18]
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 7.3.0.0 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 7.3.0 to 12.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 7.3.0.0 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 7.3.0 to 12.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema 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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