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TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified
Backtrace message unwound by exceptions
invalid identifier
PL/SQL compilation error
internal error
missing expression
table or view does not exist
end-of-file on communication channel
TNS:listener unknown in connect descriptor
insufficient privileges
PL/SQL: numeric or value error string
TNS:protocol adapter error
ORACLE not available
target host or object does not exist
invalid number
unable to allocate string bytes of shared memory
resource busy and acquire with NOWAIT specified
error occurred at recursive SQL level string
ORACLE initialization or shutdown in progress
archiver error. Connect internal only, until freed
snapshot too old
unable to extend temp segment by string in tablespace
Credential retrieval failed
missing or invalid option
invalid username/password; logon denied
unable to create INITIAL extent for segment
out of process memory when trying to allocate string bytes
shared memory realm does not exist
cannot insert NULL
TNS:unable to connect to destination
remote database not found ora-02019
exception encountered: core dump
inconsistent datatypes
no data found
TNS:operation timed out
PL/SQL: could not find program
existing state of packages has been discarded
maximum number of processes exceeded
error signaled in parallel query server
ORACLE instance terminated. Disconnection forced
TNS:packet writer failure
see ORA-12699
missing right parenthesis
name is already used by an existing object
cannot identify/lock data file
invalid file operation
quoted string not properly terminated

migrating 9206 from windows to linux

Chris Stephens


I take a full export of the database on the windows machine. the log
file contains no errors. on linux i created the database and all the
tablespaces that are present on the old database. i do a full import.
...all the users get created but only some of the objects get created
for some of the users. the import log is full of errors that users
alread exist (but they didn't). the last entry is:

IMP-00003: ORACLE error 1435 encountered
ORA-01435: user does not exist
IMP-00000: Import terminated unsuccessfully

...but that user is there.

here is the Very basic script i used:


/oracle/u01/app/oracle/product/9.2/bin/exp system/k1mchee@(protected)=/
oracle/ORAEXPORTS/dev9full.dmp statistics=none buffer=5000000 log=dev9full.log

/oracle/u01/app/oracle/product/9.2/bin/imp system/k1mchee@(protected)
XPORTS/dev9full.dmp buffer=5000000 log=dev9imp.log full=y

any ideas on what could possibly be happening?