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Troubleshooting Managed Database Backups on OCI (Doc ID 2365411.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 27, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


If a Database backup from the OCI console gets stuck, that could be because of various reasons.

There are various scenarios in which the backup job can fail, resulting in the database status in the console stuck in an “Updating” status.

Taking a Database backup from the OCI console or using API is called a Managed Database Backup.

There are broadly two reasons for an automatic backup to fail.
Object Store not accessible from the Host
Host/Database issues causing backup to fail

Troubleshooting Steps

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