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RMAN: ORA-19504, ORA-27038 Errors During Backup when a Backupset is in Place (Doc ID 1082911.6)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database - Personal Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


NOTE: In the images and/or the document content below, the user information and environment data used represents fictitious data from the
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environments, actual persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended in any manner.

For the purposes of this document, the following fictitious environment is used as an example to describe the procedure:

Database Name: PROD
Directory Name: /oracle/database/rman/backup


While using RMAN to backup a database, you received the following errors;

RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS==============
RMAN-03007:retryable error occurred during execution ofcommand:backup
RMAN-07004:unhandled exception during command execution on channel c1
RMAN-10035:exception raised in RPC: ORA-19504: failed to create file
ORA-27038: skgfrcre: file exists
RMAN-10031: ORA-19624 occurred during call to


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