Amusing Oracle bug

From: Howard Latham <>
Date: Thu, 9 Jun 2011 16:04:09 +0100
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OS REDHAT 4 Oracle 10g

If you forget the slash in a db file convert parameter as in

db_file_name_convert=("/fred/dir1/","/bill/dir1"); for an rman database duplicate you get duplicate files !

Ie /fred/dir1/system01.dbf becomes


Not sure WHICH is the real db file though! .

Howard A. Latham

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