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Backup Using the Backup.bat Application In Oracle Database Express (XE) Fails With "Backup of the database failed." (Doc ID 1607792.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2022

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When logged into a machine with a Non-Admin Windows user account, an attempt to backup an OracleXE database via Start --> All Programs --> Oracle Database 10g Express Edition --> Backup Database, fails with the following error:

ERROR

==================== ERROR =============================
Backup of the database failed.
Unknown log mode : SP2-0640:.
Log file is at SP2-0640:.
==================== ERROR =============================
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Cause

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