Errors IMP-58 ORA-1461 Reported During Import (Doc ID 783967.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.7 to 11.2.0.2.0 [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 08-FEB-2013***

Symptoms

Source database uses ZHS16GBK, target database uses UTF8. You store Chinese characters in columns defined as VARCHAR2. When attempting to export and import, the errors IMP-58 ORA-1461 occur.

Cause

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