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RMAN-08138 WARNING Message Appears in 11g (Doc ID 1496434.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 14, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 16-Apr-2014***


o (10g)

   rman> DELETE noprompt ARCHIVELOG ALL backed up 1 times to device type disk ;

      -> this does NOT report "RMAN-08138: WARNING:"   in 10g for 'existing' logs in archive destination, which are not backed up yet.




Upgraded form 10g to 11g 

RMAN behavior changed reporting this Warning in 11g:  RMAN-08138: WARNING: archived log not deleted - must create more backups


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