Server Backup (Symantec NetBackup) Hangs on the file $ORACLE_INSTANCE/OID/.oid_cache_pipe

(Doc ID 2037054.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 11.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Server backup of Fusion Middleware (FMW) / Oracle Internet Directory (OID) 11g is hanging on the file $ORACLE_INSTANCE/OID/.oid_cache_pipe.

If this named pipe is excluded, then the backup completes successfully.

Is it safe to permanently exclude this file from the backup?


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