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Loading Tables in a Certain Schema Always Raises LDR-485 (Doc ID 743937.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 07, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 9.2 to 11.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

You try to load tables in a certain schema using SQL*Loader. Independent of loaded table, you always receive the error:

SQL*Loader-485: table <table name> may not be loaded using a subtype

The specified table <table name> doesn't contain any object columns based on types or subtypes.

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Cause

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