RMAN DUPLICATE DB Fails With ORA-06502

(Doc ID 2039319.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Targetless duplicate, without a connection to target database, fails with below error:

Oracle instance shut down
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of Duplicate Db command at 07/27/2015 17:14:33
RMAN-05501: aborting duplication of target database
RMAN-06136: ORACLE error from auxiliary database: ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error

Cause

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