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How to set SQLNet trace on RMAN processes [Video] (Doc ID 1230493.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

SQLNet tracing may be requested by Oracle Support when RMAN hangs and:

DBGRPC: CMD type=partial resync id=1 status=STARTED
DBGRPC: 1 STEP id=1 status=STARTED chid=default
DBGRPC: krmqgns: no work found for channel d1 (krmqgns)
DBGRPC: (krmqgns)
DBGRPC: EXITED krmqgns with status 1
DBGRPC: krmxcis: xc=436847736 chid=default calling pcicmp

Typically, rman will be making a remote connection to a target or catalog but even a local connection will still use a BEQUEATH SQLNet protocol.

One of the main problems when generating sqlnet tracing is the large number of trace files generated - when tracing rman  we are only interested in certain specific processes.
This article will show how to set SQLNet tracing and determine the exact sqlnet trace files to upload to support.

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