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ORA-1722 or ORA-12899 when Loading Valid Numbers and Characters (Doc ID 725966.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 05-Aug-2013***

Symptoms

You try to load an ASCII flat file into a table and you receive for last columns strange errors:

1. Loading NUMBER values into last column

Given is the following table:

Changes

 

Cause

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