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ORA-00704 Error Reported When Using DBUA Generated RMAN Restore Script To Restore Database To Source Version (Doc ID 2115898.1)

Last updated on MARCH 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to restore a database after upgrade using the restore script (available under $ORACLE_BASE/cfgtoollogs/dbua/<SID>/upgrade<N>/<SID> provided by DBUA, the following error is reported

ORA-00704: bootstrap process failure
ORA-39700: database must be opened with UPGRADE option
Process ID: 32964624
Session ID: 576 Serial number: 7


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