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ORA-19504 ORA-17502 ORA-17500 DURING CONTROLFILE AUTOBACKUP (Doc ID 436763.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 10.2.0.4 [Release 10.1 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 17-Jul-2014***

Symptoms

While running RMAN backups, the  following error:

RMAN> backup
2> filesperset 10
3> archivelog like '%/arch/%'
4> skip inaccessible
5> delete all input;

...


Starting Control File Autobackup at 14-JUN-2007 22:27:26
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03009: failure of Control File Autobackup command on ORA_DISK_1 channel at 06/14/2007 22:28:09
ORA-19504: failed to create file "/<path>/AL_INCR_0_CF_c-2099144720-20070614-00"
ORA-17502: ksfdcre:3 Failed to create file /<path>/AL_INCR_0_CF_c-2099144720-20070614-00
ORA-17500: ODM err:Unrecognized file type (e.g., greater than 16 See Bug 16408)

 

There are no problem writing in this directory.  The backup executes without problem (and writing to this directory) until it begins to backup the "Control File Autobackup"

Cause

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