Recovery Through Upgrade returns ORA-1092 on Open (Doc ID 560417.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Recovery of an older database version backup results in error upon database open:

ORA-00704: bootstrap process failure
ORA-39700: database must be opened with UPGRADE option
....
ORA-01092: ORACLE instance terminated. Disconnection forced

 

Cause

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