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How to Perform 11G Rman Duplicate From Active database on Same Server (Doc ID 1359333.1)

Last updated on MAY 16, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.



NOTE: In the images and/or the document content below, the user information and environment data used represents fictitious data from the Oracle sample schema(s), Public Documentation delivered with an Oracle database product or other training material.  Any similarity to actual environments, actual persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended in any manner.

For the purposes of this document, the following fictitious environment is used as an example to describe the procedure:
AUX hostname :test
Primary Database:ORCL
AUX  database name :dup


This note explains the procedure of creating a Duplicate database using 11g RMAN DUPLICATE FROM ACTIVE DATABASE  database on same server with different directory structure.

The Active database enables user to create a duplicate database without having to take a backup of the primary database as a prerequisite step.

This Article examples how to duplicate database in same host and same oracle home as Production but in different directory structure for Windows and Unix


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