Last updated on APRIL 24, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 188.8.131.52 to 10.2.0.3
IBM z/OS (OS/390)
IBM OS/390 (MVS)
Export utility fails with error ora-920 when running it under USS environment. It works successfully when invoking export from client PC or from zOS side (by job) with the same export parameters.
XPRESS:/SYSTEM/tmp: >exp system/***@hope file=/tmp/exp.dmp full=y rows=n
Export: Release 184.108.40.206.21 - Production on Thu Jul 31 09:46:17 2008
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Connected to: Oracle9i Enterprise Edition Release 220.127.116.11.21 - Production
With the Partitioning and Oracle Label Security options
JServer Release 18.104.22.168.20 - Production
Export done in CL8EBCDIC1025 character set and AL16UTF16 NCHAR character set
server uses CL8EBCDIC1025R character set (possible charset conversion)
Note: table data (rows) will not be exported
About to export the entire database ...
. exporting tablespace definitions
. exporting profiles
. exporting user definitions
. exporting roles
EXP-00008: ORACLE error 920 encountered
ORA-00920: invalid relational operator
EXP-00000: Export terminated unsuccessfully
The characterset in USS environment is CL8EBCDIC1025. The Client Characterset in MVS side and Database server is CL8EBCDIC1025R.
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