RMAN Active Duplicate Using SCAN Listener Fails

(Doc ID 2013138.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version to [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Briefly describe the symptoms of the problem. Remember to delete any customer specific information

 RMAN Active Duplicate for RAC Database Using SCAN Listener can fail with different errors in different attempts, e.g.:

 Password File copy failure:




 Perform cloning of database using RMAN ACTIVE DUPLICATE using SCAN listener.  Note, the following option to create the standby uses 'active duplicate':

o Online Backup

o Use Recovery Manager(RMAN) to copy database files
Staging areas not required RMAN will copy files directly to destination locations 


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