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Oracle VSS Writer Runs Into VSS-00013 Error (Doc ID 1937409.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 11, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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For the purposes of this document, the following fictitious environment is used as an example to describe the procedure:

Database Name: PROD
Database Unique Name:  PROD11
Instance Name: PROD11

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Oracle VSS Writer could not connect to the database.

VSS-00013 Error

Cause

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