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

From: Carlos <miotromailcarlos_at_netscape.net>
Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 23:50:31 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <bbd5b0c7-ed5b-4691-a1a3-98c653745978@v4g2000hsf.googlegroups.com>


On 11 feb, 19:31, Frank van Bortel <frank.van.bor..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Carlos wrote:
> > On 11 feb, 14:00, sybrandb <sybra..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> >> On Feb 11, 11:28 am, Carlos <miotromailcar..._at_netscape.net> wrote:
>
> >>> On 11 feb, 11:19, sybrandb <sybra..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> [SNIP]
> >>>> 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.
> --
>
> Regards,
> Frank van Bortel
>
> Top-posting in UseNet newsgroups is one way to shut me up

Hi Frank.

I have the DBID, but I have not a backup piece with controlfile or spfile to recover from.

Tried CATALOG BACKUPPIECE, but RMAN says the DBID is different from the target database...

Cheers.

Carlos. Received on Tue Feb 12 2008 - 01:50:31 CST

Original text of this message