My Oracle Support Banner

Errors IMP-19 IMP-3 ORA-12899 When Export/Import Between Two Different Character Set Databases (Doc ID 736977.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 20-MAY-2014***
***Checked for relevance on 7-Aug-2017***


When exporting schema from database with character set WE8ISO8859P1 and importing into database with character set AL32UTF8 the following errors were received:

IMP-00019: row rejected due to ORACLE error 12899
IMP-00003: ORACLE error 12899 encountered
ORA-12899: value too large for column "SCSHAD"."ACTIVITYM1"."DESCRIPTION"
(actual: 3002, maximum: 3000)


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.