RMAN UPGRADE CATALOG Failed - Error Creating Xml_table_names_views RMAN-06004: ORACLE Error From Re (Doc ID 2191051.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 07, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RMAN UPGRADE CATALOG failed

$ rman target / catalog XXX/XXX@rcat
Recovery Manager: Release 12.1.0.2.0 - Production on Wed Sep 14 04:22:35 2016

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connected to target database: DEALTST (DBID=3907435463)
connected to recovery catalog database
PL/SQL package RMANT.DBMS_RCVCAT version 11.02.00.04 in RCVCAT database is too old

RMAN> upgrade catalog;

recovery catalog owner is RMANT
enter UPGRADE CATALOG command again to confirm catalog upgrade

RMAN> upgrade catalog;

error creating xml_table_names_views
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-06004: ORACLE error from recovery catalog database: ORA-00902: invalid datatype

RMAN> exit

Cause

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