RMAN Error ORA-19715 (Doc ID 760083.1)

Last updated on MARCH 26, 2010

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 10.2.0.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RMAN backup of datafile or controlfile fails:

 

RMAN> backup as copy current controlfile format 'd:\backup\%T_controlfile_%d_%F’;


Starting backup at 07-JAN-09
allocated channel: ORA_DISK_1
channel ORA_DISK_1: sid=121 devtype=DISK
allocated channel: ORA_DISK_2
channel ORA_DISK_2: sid=158 devtype=DISK
channel ORA_DISK_1: starting datafile copy
copying current control file
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03009: failure of backup command on ORA_DISK_1 channel at 01/07/2009 16:56:37
ORA-19715: invalid format F for generated name
ORA-27302: failure occurred at: slgpn

RMAN> backup datafile 1 format 'd:\df1_%F';

Starting backup at 07-JAN-09
using channel ORA_DISK_1
using channel ORA_DISK_2
channel ORA_DISK_1: starting full datafile backupset
channel ORA_DISK_1: specifying datafile(s) in backupset
input datafile fno=00001 name=D:\ORACLE\ORADATA\STD10G\SYSTEM01.DBF
channel ORA_DISK_1: starting piece 1 at 07-JAN-09
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03009: failure of backup command on ORA_DISK_1 channel at 01/07/2009 17:16:36
ORA-19715: invalid format F for generated name
ORA-27302: failure occurred at: slgpn

Cause

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