Example Import Using Pattern Matching to Import Various Tables

In this example, pattern matching is used to import various tables for user scott.

Parameter File Method

imp PARFILE=params.dat

The params.dat file contains the following information:


Command-Line Method

imp FROMUSER=scott FILE=scott.dmp TABLES=(%d%,b%s)

Import Messages

Information is displayed about the release of Import you are using and the release of Oracle Database that you are connected to. Then, status messages similar to the following are shown:

import done in US7ASCII character set and AL16UTF16 NCHAR character set
import server uses JA16SJIS character set (possible charset conversion)
. importing SCOTT's objects into SCOTT
. . importing table                  "BONUS"          0 rows imported
. . importing table                   "DEPT"          4 rows imported
. . importing table               "SALGRADE"          5 rows imported
Import terminated successfully without warnings.