Rman hangs on exit and any query on V$Rman_status Hangs (Doc ID 1405139.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.1 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 05-Jul-2013***

Symptoms


RMAN hangs on exit ,  the following query over v$rman_status never finish :

select /*+ rule */ round(sum(MBYTES_PROCESSED)), round(sum(INPUT_BYTES)), round(sum(OUTPUT_BYTES))
from V$RMAN_STATUS
  START WITH RECID = 1 and STAMP = 772551242
  CONNECT BY PRIOR RECID = parent_recid;




If we try any query on v$rman_status from sqlplus it also hangs

Changes

The parameters  NLS_COMP and NLS_SORT  are set to a value different from BINARY

Example:
*.nls_comp='LINGUISTIC'
*.nls_sort='BINARY_AI'

Cause

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