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Point-in-time restore of Oracle database files fail with error: ORA-01261: Parameter db_create_file_dest destination string cannot be translated

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SnapCenter Plug-in 4.4 for Oracle Database


  • Point-in-time restore of Oracle database fails with error:

Activity 'Oracle Point In Time Recovery' failed with error:

PL-SCO-25000: Oracle Point In Time Restore of database files failed with error:

ORACLE-00101: Error executing RMAN command: [recover pluggable database PDB until scn 2324117 auxiliary destination '/mnt/rmanpitrdest' ;]. The command returned:

RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of recover command at 08/17/2020 12:44:50
RMAN-04014: startup failed:
ORA-01261: Parameter db_create_file_dest destination string cannot be translated
ORA-01262: Stat failed on a file destination directory


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