Can a Single Partition be Truncated during Data Pump Import?
(Doc ID 877792.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 184.108.40.206 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Currently, a single partition cannot be truncated by using the data pump parameter table_exists_action=truncate.
You must truncate that partition manually using the ALTER TABLE TRUNCATE PARTITION clause prior to running the import.
If you attempt to use Data Pump parameter table_exists_action=truncate, or even the replace option
be aware that the complete table will be truncated, not just the partition being imported!
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