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PITR to Orphan Incarnation Fails with ORA-39889 (Doc ID 2807322.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 29, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 to 20.1 Preview [Release 12.2 to 20.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After successfully completing a PDB point in time recovery (PITR) until T1, RMAN will fail with ORA-39889 trying to run another PITR to a different timestamp T2. 
This occurs when T1<T2<C1 (Current time).

Note, RMAN is able to run PITR to any time => current time (C1).

Cause

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