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long retention backup not exempting archives from retention policy (Doc ID 2317894.1)

Last updated on JULY 13, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema 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
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
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Long retention backup taken w/ clause "keep until time"

RMAN> backup incremental level 0 format '%d_inc0_db_mthly_%s_%p_%T_%t' tag 'imacs_inc0_db_mthly' database keep until time 'sysdate + 2600' logs;


and found archives exempted from retention policy and ,hence, not getting deleted by "delete obsolete" command


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