Startup in RMAN returns errors RMAN-06900 RMAN-06901 ORA-06502 (Doc ID 434923.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Alter database open in RMAN returns error:
RMAN-06900: WARNING: unable to generate V$RMAN_STATUS or V$RMAN_OUTPUT row
RMAN-06901: WARNING: disabling update of the V$RMAN_STATUS and V$RMAN_OUTPUT rows
ORACLE error from target database:
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character to number conversion error

Cause

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