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Backup with cataloging under SCO fails with RMAN-04004 and ORA-01017 errors

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plug-in for Oracle (SCO)
  • Oracle 12c, 18c and 19c


When running a verification on an Oracle database Backup from SCO, shortly after starting up DBCC on the oracle instance, this output is seen:

Activity 'Cataloging Backup' failed with error: Cataloging backup failed for <ORA_SID> with below error.
For complete error refer logs. :
ORACLE-00101: Error executing RMAN command: [
     CATALOG START WITH '/var/opt/snapcenter/sco/backup_mount/<SNAPSHOT_NAME>/.../archivelog/' NOPROMPT;].
The command returned:
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-04004: error from recovery catalog database: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied


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