ORA-39070 using ASM DIRECTORY with Data Pump import (Doc ID 552557.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 14, 2008

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.3
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

-- Problem Statement:
On 10.2.0.3.0:
When attempting to invoke Data Pump import using an ASM directory in the DIRECTORY parameter,
the following error occurs:

ERROR
ORA-39070: Unable to open the log file.

-- Steps To Reproduce:
Invoke impdp with a DIRECTORY= that has been previously defined as an ASM location.

Cause

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