Datapump Export Fails With Error ORA-39125 ORA-22813 Operand Value Exceeds System Limits (Doc ID 781638.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 11.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.4 [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 05-DEC-2011***


Symptoms

Full Datapump export fails with the following errors:

ORA-39125: Worker unexpected fatal error in KUPW$WORKER.UNLOAD_METADATA
   while calling DBMS_METADATA.FETCH_XML_CLOB [....]
ORA-22813: operand value exceeds system limits
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SYS_ERROR", line 105
ORA-06512: at "SYS.KUPW$WORKER", line ....


SYS.KUPW$WORKER is present on the PL/SQL Call Stack

Cause

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