While Querying v$archived_log Table Getting Error "ORA-01861: Literal Does Not Match Format String"

(Doc ID 2319802.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 23, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

The below SQL query fails with error:

select completion_time from v$archived_log

ORA-01861: literal does not match format string

Following attempt also will fail.

 

RMAN> list backup of archivelog all;

starting full resync of recovery catalog
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of list command at 10/11/2017 20:05:07
RMAN-03014: implicit resync of recovery catalog failed
RMAN-03009: failure of full resync command on default channel at 10/11/2017 20:05:07
ORA-01861: literal does not match format string

 

 

Cause

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