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RMAN-3009 ORA-19554 ORA-27209 When Using PARMS With Veritas 5.1 And RMAN (Doc ID 315658.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.


When creating a backup using RMAN and Veritas Netbackup to 5.1 MP2 viacommand line or the Backup Manager , the backup will fail with errors:

RMAN> run {
        allocate channel Channel1 type 'SBT_TAPE'  
        parms 'NB_ORA_POLICY=<policy>, NB_ORA_SCHED=daily_full'  
        format 'BK_U%U_s%s_p%p_t%t';
         backup ( database  include current controlfile );

ORA-19554: error allocating device, device type: SBT_TAPE, device name:
ORA-27209: syntax error in device PARMS - unknown keyword or missing =


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