I have created a small program to extract data from an Oracle
database in a format suitable for importing into MariaDB (and
MySQL I guess). It is pretty fast as it is written in C and uses
the OCI interface. Also, it supports most of the Oracle basic
types, including BLOB, CLOB and LONG. UTF8 is also supported and
there are many generic features, as well as some features
specific for later import into MariaDB.
Download the 1.0 version from Sourceforge where the programs source, that is using autotools for building, as well as documentation is available. I have not …