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Sql*Loader-700: Out Of Memory While Performing Essential Allocations [7] (Doc ID 833931.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 19, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema 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
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
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This problem can occur on any platform.


Encountering the error "SQL*Loader-700: Out of memory while performing essential allocations [7]"
on a new 10g installation.

Not using direct path. Tried lowering the columnarraryrows value to 10 and still get the error.

The control file is large at 8000 lines long. However there are no such problems when using
this against an 8i instance.


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