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ORA-17506: I/O Error Simulation when backup controlfile (Doc ID 1941878.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 09, 2020

Applies to:

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
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to backup the controlfile and is receiving the following error.

ERROR
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SQL> alter database backup controlfile to '/xxx/oradata/control01.ctl';
alter database backup controlfile to '/xxx/oradata/control01.ctl'
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01587: error during control file backup file copy
ORA-00202: control file: '/xxx/oradata/control01.ctl'
ORA-17506: I/O Error Simulation

Changes

 

Cause

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