RMAN Backup to Platform Temporarily Creates DMP File in $ORACLE_HOME/dbs

(Doc ID 2349921.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 21, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Executing RMAN 'backup to platform' like: 

 The export file is created in $ORACLE_HOME/dbs until complete.  Once complete, it is copied to the location specified by the 'Datapump format' option.  

Cause

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