Re: DBID for RMAN backup with format '%u'

From: Frank van Bortel <>
Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 19:31:29 +0100
Message-ID: <e872f$47b09481$524b5c40$>

Carlos wrote:

> On 11 feb, 14:00, sybrandb <> wrote:

>> On Feb 11, 11:28 am, Carlos <> wrote:
>>> On 11 feb, 11:19, sybrandb <> wrote:
>>>> In that case there is a separate backup of the controlfile. It always
>>>> has the DBID in it's name. c-<dbid>-<yyyyymmdd>-<piece>

If so - then you have the DBID, don't you?

And if not, you can do a restore controlfile from <backup piece>. RMAN will complain if no control file is there, but will actually restore it if found.


Frank van Bortel

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Received on Mon Feb 11 2008 - 12:31:29 CST

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