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How to backup archivelogs in a RAC database with a local and ASM log_archive_dest? (Doc ID 850422.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 22, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 and later
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This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

RAC database installation with 3 nodes.  Each instance has two destinations configured for archiving. RMAN backup's will be run from only one of the three nodes - i.e all 3 nodes will not be used.

1. LOG_ARCHIVE_DEST_1 is set to the local file system of each node /PATH/ 
2. LOG_ARCHIVE_DEST_2 is set to an ASM disk group +FRA

How can you tell rman to backup the archivelogs from the FRA (flash recovery area), so that a connection to each node in the RAC cluster does not have to be connected to?

Cause

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