ORA-65500 When Trying To Duplicate a Database (Doc ID 1963620.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When issuing the rman duplicate database command, returns error:

RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of Duplicate Db command at 1/06/2015 22:40:59
RMAN-05501: aborting duplication of target database
RMAN-03015: error occurred in stored script Memory Script
RMAN-03009: failure of sql command on clone_default channel at 1/06/2015 22:40:59
RMAN-11003: failure during parse/execution of SQL statement: alter system set
db_unique_name = 'USD4' comment= 'Modified by RMAN duplicate' scope=spfile
ORA-32017: failure in updating SPFILE
ORA-65500: could not modify DB_UNIQUE_NAME, resource exists 

  

Cause

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