Scheduling RMAN Backup Via EM Grid Fails With RMAN-04004 ORA-12545 (Doc ID 422833.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 17, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for RDBMS - Version: 10.2.0.2.0
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

Scheduling a RMAN backup using Enterprise Manager grid control fails with errors like these:

RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-04004: error from recovery catalog database: ORA-12545: Connect failed because target host or object does not exist

Cause

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