Rman Controlfile Backup Recieved An Ora-19563 Error - Header Validation Failed For File (Doc ID 273338.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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Applies To

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.2.0.4
This problem can occur on any platform.

 

While attempting to backup the database using RMAN from a ghosted image an ORA-19563 error is
encountered.

ORA-19563: header validation failed for file

Changes

 The machine was backed up using a Ghosting operation.

Cause

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