Enterprise Manager Cloud Control does not use recovery catalog for standby backup

(Doc ID 1483631.1)

Last updated on APRIL 06, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version to [Release 11.1 to 12.1]
Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 11.1 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customer have Oracle RAC ( for primary production database and also have DR setup for these databases which are also in RAC and synchronized using Active Data Guard.

Customer have setup all primary databases to use recovery catalog using Enterprise Manager cloud control but when they try to do the same for DR databases they get this



 It is new setup where customer is trying to use recovery catalog for performing backup on standby server though EM cloud control.


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