RMAN-6764 - New 11g error during backup of Standby Database with the keep option (Doc ID 1331072.1)

Last updated on JUNE 28, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.2 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RMAN backups using KEEP option on a standby database fail:

RMAN-571: ===========================================================
RMAN-569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-571: ===========================================================
RMAN-3002: failure of backup command at 11/15/2010 22:03:01
RMAN-6764: standby database must be open read only before creating a KEEP
backup

The MRP proces must now be stopped and the standby database must be open read only before creating a backup with KEEP option.

Changes

Upgrade to  11gR1, 11.2.0.1 and 11.2.0.2 

Cause

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