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Cloning fails due to oratab errors or still present redo or archive logs

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Applies to

SnapCenter Plug-in for Oracle (SCO) 4.x


Any of the following errors can occur when a previous clone was not cleaned up properly, or too well (missing oratab file):
  1. An exception thrown during the execution of method registerDatabase and the exception message is ORACLE-00500: oratab file does not exist. Expecting oratab file at /etc/oratab..
  2. PL-SCO-20032: canExecute operation failed with error:
    1. PL-SCO-30001: Database SID "<ORA_CLONE_SID>" already exists, there may be an existing database defined with this SID.
    2. PL-SCO-30048: The log archive destination log_archive_dest_1 is not empty.
    3. PL-SCO-30031: Redo log file /ora/<ORA_CLONE_SID>/origlogA/<REDO_LOG_NAME>.dbf exists.

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