Import Fails While Generating Statistics ORA-942 IMP-8 Or ORA-1031 Or ORA-942 From A DIRECT LOAD (Doc ID 469891.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 22, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.2.0.7 and later   [Release: 9.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A TABLE level DIRECT export is performed with STATISTICS=COMPUTE and upon import the import fails with varying errors such as:

IMP-00003: ORACLE error 942 encountered
ORA-00942: table or view does not exist
IMP-00008: unrecognized statement in the export file:...

The error is seen immediately after all of the tables have been successfully imported, but the statistics section is being referenced.

The errors occur if the STATISTICS=COMPUTE parameter is used upon export.

Cause

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