RMAN is Not Backing Up Archivelog Files instead Returns 'skipping archived log......; already backed up' (Doc ID 2087555.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 10, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

RMAN is not backing up archivelog files, instead it gives message:
skipping archived logs of thread 1 from sequence 434 to 437; already backed up

Cause

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