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2333394 - ORA-00910: specified length too long for its datatype


  • Encountering an issue with the Bulk Loader API with Oracle 12c.
  • An attempt to load a field defined as VARCHAR2(1001 CHAR) (or larger) in the database but VARCHAR(4000) within the loader.
  • We get the error message "ORA-00910: specified length too long for its datatype".



  • SAP Data Services 4.X
  • Windows 2012 R2
  • Oracle 12x


SAP Data Services 4.2


ORA-00910, Oracle 12 c, Bulk Load , KBA , EIM-DS-EXE , Job Execution , Problem

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