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RMAN DELETE OBSOLETE Deletes Backup Just Created (Doc ID 1942417.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 17, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - 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.


Database has many datafiles

Some datafile backups are getting getting obsoleted just after created.

Just after the backup completes if we run report obsolete the first backuppiece appears as obsolete

If we run list backup of the obsolete backuppiece we realized that the list command shows no files included in the backuppiece


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