RMAN-6764 "standby database must be open read only before creating a KEEP backup" (Doc ID 1274127.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 08, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 08-Jan-2014***

Symptoms

When trying to create an RMAN KEEP backup on a standby database the following error is raised:


RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of backup command at 12/15/2010 13:52:47
RMAN-06764: standby database must be open read only before creating a KEEP backup

Changes

The same backup used to work in versions prior to 11.1.0.7.

Cause

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