RMAN Point-In-Time Recovery (PITR) Fails With ORA-28365, Yet Full Recovery Succeeds

(Doc ID 2348042.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 20, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Advanced Networking Option - Version 12.1.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle Database 12.1, using Transparent Date Encryption (TDE):

Point-in-time recovery (PITR) performed with RMAN (for example, using SET UNTIL SCN) fails with:

ORA-19913: unable to decrypt backup
ORA-28365: wallet is not open


This happens even after the "usual suspects" have been ruled out:

 

Cause

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