ORA-01201: File 1 Header Failed To Write Correctly (Doc ID 2218703.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While performing recovery, getting the ORA-01201 error.  In this case, the issue occurred after recreating the controlfile in an attempt to clone the database. 

 

Cause

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