RMAN Recovery Session Fails with ORA-1861 (Doc ID 852723.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 23, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.1 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 20-July-2015***

Symptoms

RMAN recovery session fails:

RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of recover command at 12/04/2008 15:19:10
ORA-01861: literal does not match format string

 

Cause

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