Need Help To Remove Old Tape Backups From Catalog (Doc ID 342284.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to delete obsolete TAPE backups via RMAN, when the Media Management Layer (MML Software not installed)
is NOT available anymore.

So how to delete OLD backups which have been made to tape, while the current
backup strategy is to disk and NO Media Manager is available.

Solution

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