Common Causes RMAN ORA-03113 ORA-03114 Error From Recovery Catalog Database (Doc ID 1263456.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 26, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RMAN backup fails with errors from the Recovery Catalog connection

RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-06004: ORACLE error from recovery catalog database: ORA-03135: connection lost contact
ORACLE error from recovery catalog database: ORA-03114: not connected to ORACLE

 This document in specific to the RMAN-06004 showing :
  RMAN-06004: ORACLE error from recovery catalog database: ORA-03135: connection lost contact
  ORACLE error from recovery catalog database: ORA-03114: not connected to ORACLE
inwhich the RMAN-6004 shows the ORA-03113 or ORA-03114 from the 'recovery catalog database'

 

Cause

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