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RMAN Pluggable Database Point in Time Recovery (Doc ID 1521075.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 29, 2022

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.


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:

PDB name: PDBC101
Auxiliary destination:/u02/nfs_share/ora_data
Database file path for CDBC101: /u05/nfs_share/ora_data/CDBC101
Backup location: /u02/nfs_share/reco_area
Auxiliary, automatic instance name, sid: sDdj
Auxiliary, automatic instance db_unique_name: sDdj_pitr_pdbc101_CDBC101CD
Auxiliary, automatic instance diagnostic_dest: /u01/app/oracle
CDBC101 archivelog destination: /u02/nfs_share/reco_area/CDBC101/archivelog




An overview of how RMAN can be used for point in time recovery of Pluggable Databases. 

New feature in Oracle Database 12c.


DBAs supporting large databases with backups made via RMAN who are looking to implement a Container Database with one or more
Pluggable Databases.

Knowledge of RMAN and its architecture is required.
A review of the following note is required:  RMAN Pluggable Database Backup and Recovery (Note 1521005.1)


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