Flashback Database failed with ORA-38792

(Doc ID 1507961.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 23, 2012

Applies to:

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


The flashback database failed with the following errors after the database is upgraded from to, as shown here.

SQL> flashback database to restore point before_upgrade;
flashback database to restore point before_upgrade
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-38792: encountered unknown flashback record from release


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