DBCS - backup listed via bkup_api is not sorted correctly when the list contains both last year and current year

(Doc ID 2405580.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A to N/A
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Last year's backups are listed at the end instead of the beginning.

Example:

# /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api list
DBaaS Backup API V1.5 @2016 Multi-Oracle home
DBaaS Backup API V1.5 @2015 Multi-Oracle home
-> Action : list
-> logfile: /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/log/bkup_api.log
-> Listing all backups
Backup Tag Completion Date (UTC) Type keep
---------------------- ----------------------- ----------- --------
TAG20180102T024849 01/01/2018 17:48:49 incremental False
TAG20180103T025001 01/02/2018 17:50:01 incremental False
:
TAG20180117T025911 01/16/2018 17:59:11 incremental False
TAG20180118T025729 01/17/2018 17:57:29 incremental False
TAG20171226T120750 12/26/2017 03:07:50 incremental False:
:
TAG20180101T024823 12/31/2017 17:48:23 incremental False

Changes

 

Cause

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