RMAN-5021 this configuration cannot be changed for a BACKUP or STANDBY

(Doc ID 1519386.1)

Last updated on APRIL 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 20-July-2015***

Symptoms

# Normally it is recommended to use a "RMAN CATALOG" database when using RMAN in a Data Guard environment.


But if RMAN "NOCATALOG" is used in DataGuard Environment,
then this RMAN-5021 is expected with Configure Retention Policy at Standby

Changing retention policy on Standby database reports

 RMAN-5021 this configuration cannot be changed for a BACKUP or STANDBY
 

Changes

 Rman Configuration parameters have changed on primary and same has to made on Standby

Cause

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