Re: Configuring RMAN to use controlfile instead of Recovery Catalog

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2011 14:52:22 +0000 (UTC)
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On Wed, 28 Sep 2011 03:40:08 -0700, Sundar K wrote:

> I have a doubt.
> Is it possible to make RMAN to use controlfile, from using Recovery
> Catalog(RC) DB ?
> The scenario is like this:
> I have a target db and a RC db. The RMAN presently uses RC db for
> backup and recovery.
> Due to some reasons, I want the RMAN to use target db controlfile,
> instead of RC.
> Is there anyway to perform this?
> If yes, I need the RMAN to understand and use backup sets, which are
> taken before switching to controlfile based backup (That is, controlfile
> should understand backup sets, which have backed-up using RC )
> Is there a way to perform these tasks?

You should ask that question on oracle-l. They welcome questions like that there. Here, you will be advised to do some reading before asking questions.

Received on Wed Sep 28 2011 - 09:52:22 CDT

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