Validate backupset returns error ORA-19870 and ORA-19863 (Doc ID 1537741.1)

Last updated on MARCH 16, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Creating duplexed backupsets returns the following error on validate:

RMAN-03009: failure of validate command on ch1 channel at 01/14/2013 12:29:13
ORA-19870: error while restoring backup piece +SHPRD_FLASH_DG/ltspuni/backupset/puni_0114_1220_ctl0_dnnvd3qt_1_2.bkp
ORA-19863: device block size 3522560 is larger than max allowed: 1048576

Cause

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