ORA-07445 [Strcpy()+48] during RMAN backup or restore to tape using Oracle 11.2

(Doc ID 959015.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 20, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.0 to 11.2.0.0 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 06-May-2013***

Symptoms

Getting ORA-07445: EXCEPTION ENCOUNTERED: CORE DUMP [STRCPY()+48]

When rman backup
RUN {
ALLOCATE CHANNEL ch00 TYPE 'SBT_TAPE';
SEND 'NB_ORA_POLICY=HBOIN5603544-Oracle_EL15-GORO1T-AIP76553';
BACKUP FORMAT 'goro1t_cntrl_%s_%p_%t'
CURRENT CONTROLFILE;
RELEASE CHANNEL ch00;
}

Call Stack:
__restore_rt strcpy put_string send_bprdreq bprd_get_features bsa_checkFeatureId VxBSAValidateFeatureId xbsa_ValidateFeatureId int_StartJob sbtbackup skgfqcre ksfq_cre ksfqfcrx krbbOpenOutput krbbpc krbibpc

Backup to disk

Rman may also fail with errors:

RMAN-03009: failure of backup command on ch05 channel at 06/14/2010 18:51:37
RMAN-10038: database session for channel ch05 terminated unexpectedly

Changes

Upgraded database from version 11.1.0.7 to 11.2.0.1.0.

Cause

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