bash error

Thu Apr 19 09:18:00 GMT 2007

If not already solved try to escape brackets


exp username/password@sid file=filename.dmp log=filename.log tables\=\(all
table names separated by comma\) indexes=n grants=n direct=true

srikanth4403 wrote:
> hi all,
> i am trying to take backup of oracle tables by using exp command but when
> i am entering the command it is giving a error as below
> bash: syntax error near unexpected token `('
> So kindly someone tell me how to rectify this and proceed for the normal
> export.
> The original command what iam typing is
> exp username/password@sid file=filename.dmp log=filename.log tables=(all
> table names separated by comma) indexes=n grants=n direct=true

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