RE: RMAN duplicate database

From: Robertson Lee - lerobe <>
Date: Thu, 23 Apr 2009 12:12:49 +0100
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OK, ignore that last email  

Just realised what I should have done. Doofus :-(  

[] On Behalf Of Robertson Lee - lerobe
Sent: 23 April 2009 12:02
Subject: RMAN duplicate database


AIX 6   I ran a duplicate database yesterday from an RMAN tape backup. This was to basically copy a backed up database to a new one on the same box. Although I specified the new file name for logs and data files in the new init.ora file, and they were placed in the correct directories, I was wondering if there was an automated method for changing the actual filenames as well.  


Original filename was  


Once restored into duplicate database it became  


Is it possible to ensure automatically that the file name itself changes from DB1 to DB2 as well ?  

Apologies if this is easy but I have looked at the manuals etc and cannot see anything ?  



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