After Database Upgrade Rman Fails & Results in TSM ORA-27211 (Doc ID 416018.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.2.0.7 and later   [Release: 9.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 15-Dec-2011***

Symptoms

When attempting backup after a upgrade from 9.2.0.4.0  to 9.2.0.7.0 

RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03009: failure of allocate command on ch1 channel at 11/11/2004 22:36:02
ORA-19554: error allocating device, device type: SBT_TAPE, device name:
ORA-27211: Failed to load Media Management Library
Additional information: 8
Recovery Manager complete.

Changes

After upgrading the database from 9.2.0.4.0 to 9.2.0.7.0 , Rman fails to load the media management Library and results in the error

ORA-27211: Failed to load Media Management Library

Cause

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