standby database from a RAC cluster with ASM to a single-instance server using filesystem storage not ASM.
Date: Wed, 23 Jul 2008 14:36:54 +0100
Does anybody have any links on how to create a standby database from a RAC cluster with ASM to a single-instance server using filesystem storage not ASM.
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There is a good blog at
I have followed it but it gets the controlfile down and then creates an spfile from the controlfile but that contains all the RAC parameters.
I am using the following RMAN command
DUPLICATE TARGET DATABASE FOR STANDBY DORECOVER DB_FILE_NAME_CONVERT=('+DATA/','/export2/oradata/DGPHYS/')
SPFILE PARAMETER_VALUE_CONVERT '+DATA','/stdby'
SET SERVICE_NAMES 'DGPHYS.bjss.co.uk'
SET log_file_name_convert '+DATA/','/export2/oradata/DGPHYS/';
SET cluster_database=false -- to overwrite the RAC components
Set cluster database_instances=0 - tried 1 as well
This works OK and creates an spfile but will not start the databse up from the spfile because
RMAN-01008: the bad identifier was: cluster_database_instances
RMAN-01007: at line 1 column 5 file: standard input
If I take out the line cluster_database_instances it fails anyway as the spfile has been built for a RAC config
Any pointers or help appreciated
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