RE: rman strangeness

From: Stephens, Chris <>
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2008 13:20:20 -0500
Message-ID: <>

Yes, we are using automatic channels.  

I will definitely try specifying the channels explicitly.  


Target database:

Catalog database:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES release 4

Netbackup 6.0MP6  



From: Jared Still [] Sent: Monday, June 02, 2008 12:41 PM
To: Stephens, Chris
Subject: Re: rman strangeness  

On Mon, Jun 2, 2008 at 8:19 AM, Stephens, Chris <> wrote:

        " What command causes this output?"

        Backup recovery area;         

        ...a subsequent attempt to backup the recovery area succeeds far more

        often than not.          

Are you using automatic channels?

If so, try specifying the channels explicitly in the script. I have had to do this on 3 different occasions, different versions of Oracle on Windows, to get
backups to succeed. Most recently last week.

That said, what are the versions for :

Veritas: (be sure to include the MP#)

Jared Still
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist

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