BKUP_API error: Request <UUID> with PID <PID> was running. Please start a new backup request after <UUID> is completed

(Doc ID 2385932.1)

Last updated on MAY 22, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A to N/A
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Daily backup via /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api  is failing with below error

[root@bkup_api]# /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api bkup_start

--dbname=ORCL
DBaaS Backup API V1.5 @2016 Multi-Oracle home
DBaaS Backup API V1.5 @2015 Multi-Oracle home
-> Action : bkup_start
-> logfile: /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/log/bkup_api.log
UUID 6308d1e6-2da1-11e8-8875-c6b07d9b8e8e for this backup
One action at a time
Request 0a69f0d2-fdd2-11e7-8610-c6b08e70b1eb with PID 17334 was running      
Please start a new backup request after 0a69f0d2-fdd2-11e7-8610-c6b08e70b1eb  is completed

We don't see any active OS process for this process ID

Updated dbaas tool to latest version, restarted the database and Reconfigured bkup, Issue still there.

Changes

 Nothing changed recently

Cause

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