RMAN: Load Balancing and Failover not Supported in RAC Environment

(Doc ID 200543.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Problem Description

You have setup Transparent Application Failover (TAF) and Load
Balancing for your Real Application Cluster (RAC) environment and
want to use Recovery Manager (RMAN) for database backups.

The RAC environment may also include a separate RAC database for the
RMAN catalog (DBM in our example) in addition to the RAC target database
(WENDY in the example).

You receive the following errors at starting a RMAN session:


There are no tracefiles or coredumps available.



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