RMAN Backup failing on mapped drive on windows
(Doc ID 2160858.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
RMAN backups to a mapped shared network folder is failing with error:
ORA-19504: failed to create file "N:\DATABASE_BACKUP\CONTROL_FILE__ORCL_20160618_2316_1"
ORA-27040: file create error, unable to create file
OSD-04002: unable to open file
O/S-Error: (OS 3) The system cannot find the path specified.
The OS user, from which oracle service has been started, has read/write permissions on this network drive and is able to create files in that network drive within Windows.
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