DataPump Jobs Fail To Start With Error ORA-980 (Doc ID 726141.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.3 and later   [Release: 10.2 and later ]
Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.3 and later    [Release: 10.2 and later]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

DataPump export/import job fails to start with the following error:

Export: Release 10.2.0.3.0 - Production on ...

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Connected to: Oracle Database 10g Enterprise Edition Release 10.2.0.3.0
Production
With the Partitioning, OLAP and Data Mining options
ORA-39001: invalid argument value
ORA-00980: synonym translation is no longer valid

Cause

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