RESTORE DATABASE CHECK READONLY RAISES ORA-19587 (Doc ID 1620526.1)

Last updated on JULY 22, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.1 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RMAN "RESTORE DATABASE CHECK READONLY" fails with ORA-19587 if a datafile belongs to a READONLY tablespace and the datafile is zero bytes in length (common if 'touched' symbolic links are being used).

Sample script output:

 

Cause

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