Backup of DBaaS Instance Fails With "obkup tool is running, cannot launch a bkup" error (Doc ID 2281724.1)

Last updated on JULY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database as a Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to backup DBaaS instance, the following error is reported in bkup_api.log

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:13:55 -> Action : bkup_start
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:13:55 -> logfile: /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/log/bkup_api.log
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:13:55 ** API::ERROR obkup tool is running, cannot launch a bkup

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Cause

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