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RMAN Backup Job Fails With Error "ORA-01034: ORACLE not available" (Doc ID 1320219.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2020

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


RMAN backup job from grid control fails with following error:

RMAN> run {
2> allocate channel oem_disk_backup device type disk;
3> backup as COMPRESSED BACKUPSET current controlfile tag '05022011115943';
4> restore controlfile validate from tag '05022011115943';
5> release channel oem_disk_backup;
6> }
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of allocate command at 05/02/2011 11:57:14
RMAN-06403: could not obtain a fully authorized session
ORA-01034: ORACLE not available


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