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Upgrade Catalog fails with RMAN-07539: insufficient privileges to upgrade the catalog schema When using 19c Rman executable (Doc ID 2558120.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

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


 Recover catalog database is in 12.2 . The recover catalog version in the 12.2 catalog database is

 New 19c database has been installed or target database was upgraded from 11.2 or 12c to 19c

Need to upgrade the RMAN catalog schema.

Upgrade catalog fails with



Recovery Manager: Release - Production on

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RMAN> connect target /

connected to target database:

RMAN> connect catalog <cataloguser>/password@<connect stri>

connected to recovery catalog database
PL/SQL package RMAN.DBMS_RCVCAT version in RCVCAT database is too old

RMAN> upgrade catalog;

RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-07539: insufficient privileges to upgrade the catalog schema



Followed the instructions in Doc ID 1915561.1 , made no difference.


Target Database version :: 19c
RMAN Catalog Db Version :: 12c
DBMS_RCVCAT version :: 18c




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