Crosscheck flags all backupsets on tape as expired while backupsets physically exist (Doc ID 603098.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 22, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.0.1.4 to 11.1.0.6 [Release 9.0.1 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Crosscheck flagged all backup on tape as expired while backupsets physically exist and These backupsets are not expired according to media manager.  

RMAN> ALLOCATE CHANNEL FOR MAINTENANCE DEVICE TYPE SBT_TAPE;
RMAN> CROSSCHECK BACKUP;

crosschecked backup piece: found to be 'EXPIRED'
backup piece handle=dfc3_JDESTM_20080604_17487_1_1_2fji3dne_1_1 recid=17455 stamp=656520942
crosschecked backup piece: found to be 'EXPIRED'
backup piece handle=al_JDESTM_20080604_17490_1_1_2iji3e63_1_1 recid=17456 stamp=656521412
crosschecked backup piece: found to be 'EXPIRED'
backup piece handle=al_JDESTM_20080604_17487_1_1_2fji3eb3_1_1 recid=17453 stamp=656521572
Crosschecked 36 objects


However these backupsets are not expired according to the media manager

Cause

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