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OCI: How To SCHEDULE ARCHIVELOG BACKUP To Cloud Object Storage Using DBCLI (Doc ID 2600025.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2024

Applies to:

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


In OCI DB if backups to custom bucket are scheduled using DBCLI then archivelog backups too can be scheduled using DBCLI .

For configuring backups using DBCLI:

OCI: How To Backup Database To Cloud Object Storage Using DBCLI (Doc ID 2576589.1)

We can use the  database command line interface (dbcli)  command to schedule Archivelog backups


dbcli schedule-backup -t <backup_type> -f <number> [i <id>] [-in <name>] [-h] [-j]


ParameterFull NameDescription
-f --frequency Frequency in minutes.
-h --help (Optional) Displays help for using the command.
-i --dbId (Optional) Database Resource ID.
-in --dbName (Optional) Database Resource Name.
-j --json (Optional) Displays JSON output.
-t --backupType Backup type.


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