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Rman Connect Target Fails With ORA-06508 RMAN-04015 (Doc ID 1317517.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 12, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RMAN connection to the target database failing with errors:

RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00554: initialization of internal recovery manager package failed
RMAN-04005: error from target database:
ORA-04063: package body "<RMAN_USER>.DBMS_BACKUP_RESTORE" has errors
ORA-06508: PL/SQL: could not find program unit being called: "<RMAN_USER>.DBMS_BACKUP_RESTORE"
ORA-06512: at line 1
RMAN-04015: error setting target database character set to UTF8



The packages  DBMS_BACKUP_RESTORE is in valid state but the error still occurs



sql> Select object_name,object_type, status from dba_objects where object_name like '%DBMS_BACKUP%' ;
    
OBJECT_NAME             OBJECT_TYPE                 STATUS
-------------------  -----------------------------------------------------
DBMS_BACKUP_RESTORE  PACKAGE                    VALID
DBMS_BACKUP_RESTORE  PACKAGE BODY           VALID


Cause

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