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REGISTRY$DATABASE IS NEVER UPDATED AFTER RMAN CONVERT (Doc ID 2242818.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After Cross-Platform Database Migration (across same endian) using RMAN Transportable Database, the table REGISTRY$DATABASE is never updated to reflect the new platform.

The steps used were taken from Note 1401921.1 - Cross-Platform Database Migration (across same endian) using RMAN Transportable Database

The view V$DATABASE is updated once the controlfile is recreated, but there is no process in place to update REGISTRY$DATABASE

Example :

select PLATFORM_ID, PLATFORM_NAME from v$database;

PLATFORM_ID PLATFORM_NAME
----------- --------------------------
6 AIX-Based Systems (64-bit)

select * from registry$database

PLATFORM_ID PLATFORM_NAME EDITION TZ_VERSION
----------- ----------------- ------- ----------
4 HP-UX IA (64-bit) 14

 

Changes

 Migrated the database across different platform

Cause

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