RMAN COREDUMPS ON EXIT : BACKUP (TO TAPE) COMPLETES SUCCESFULLY (Doc ID 1296704.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.1.0 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The RMAN backup completes succesfully, but generates a coredump when exiting RMAN itself.

The tracefile shows a very short call stack :


Example :
dbx $ORACLE_HOME/bin/oracle rman_core10

Type 'help' for help.

warning: The core file is not a fullcore. Some info may
not be available.
[using memory image in rman_core10]
reading symbolic information ...

Illegal instruction in . at 0x0
warning: Unable to access address 0x0 from core

(dbx) where
.() at 0x0
exit(??) at 0x900000000039d94
skgpexit(??, ??) at 0x1000020fc
ssthrdmain(??, ??) at 0x100141d50
main(??, ??) at 0x100000658
(dbx) quit

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms