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ORA-39153 When TABLE_EXISTS_ACTION=TRUNCATE Is Added To Data Pump Import (Doc ID 465638.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 08, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 10.1 to 11.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
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
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Server Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 10.2.0.3

Goal

You started DataPump import with parameter TABLE_EXISTS_ACTION=TRUNCATE and obtained:

...
Processing object type TABLE_EXPORT/TABLE/TABLE
ORA-39153: Table "<SCHEMA>"."<TABLE>" exists and has been truncated. Data
will be loaded but all dependent metadata will be skipped due to
table_exists_action of truncate
. . imported "<SCHEMA>"."<TABLE>" 500 rows


What does the message ORA-39153 mean?

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