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RMAN-06618: RMAN Client And Database Release Mismatch; Indicated Database Release Is (Doc ID 1597638.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

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


Problem Description

We have created our catalog database in 12c ( version
whereas all our target databases are running in Version.

o From target server ( , I am able to connect to target & catalog databases and perform backup activities.

o But from catalog server (12.1), I am NOT able to connect to target databases using rman.




New 12c Catalog and 12c rman executable connecting to database


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