RMAN Duplicate Fails With RMAN-06136 ORA-19563

(Doc ID 453123.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 10-Dec-2015***


Symptoms

You are submitting a RMAN duplicate using db_file_name_convert.  Your db_file_name_convert parameters are like these:

db_file_name_convert=('DATA1/datafile/', '/data1/datafile/',
'/DATA2/datafile/', '/data1/datafile/',
'/DATA3/datafile/', '/data1/datafile/',
'/DATA4/datafile/', '/data1/datafile/',
'/DATA5/datafile/', '/data1/datafile/')

The RMAN duplicate fails with errors like this:

RMAN-00571: =========================================================== 
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS =============== 
RMAN-00571: =========================================================== 
RMAN-03002: failure of Duplicate Db command at 00/00/0000 00:00:00 
RMAN-03015: error occurred in stored script Memory Script 
RMAN-06136: ORACLE error from auxiliary database: 
ORA-19563:  header validation failed for file

Cause

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