HOW TO CATALOG TAPE BACKUP PIECES (Doc ID 550082.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Applies to databases release 10g and later
***Checked for relevance on 20-May-2015***


Goal

Starting with 10g, it's possible to use the rman CATALOG command to add backuppieces stored in disk to the rman repository.

You may need  to catalog backup pieces in the following situations:

But it's not possible to use the CATALOG command for backup pieces stored in TAPE.  This note explains how to add backuppieces stored in TAPE to the repository

Solution

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