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TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified
Backtrace message unwound by exceptions
invalid identifier
PL/SQL compilation error
internal error
missing expression
table or view does not exist
end-of-file on communication channel
TNS:listener unknown in connect descriptor
insufficient privileges
PL/SQL: numeric or value error string
TNS:protocol adapter error
ORACLE not available
target host or object does not exist
invalid number
unable to allocate string bytes of shared memory
resource busy and acquire with NOWAIT specified
error occurred at recursive SQL level string
ORACLE initialization or shutdown in progress
archiver error. Connect internal only, until freed
snapshot too old
unable to extend temp segment by string in tablespace
Credential retrieval failed
missing or invalid option
invalid username/password; logon denied
unable to create INITIAL extent for segment
out of process memory when trying to allocate string bytes
shared memory realm does not exist
cannot insert NULL
TNS:unable to connect to destination
remote database not found ora-02019
exception encountered: core dump
inconsistent datatypes
no data found
TNS:operation timed out
PL/SQL: could not find program
existing state of packages has been discarded
maximum number of processes exceeded
error signaled in parallel query server
ORACLE instance terminated. Disconnection forced
TNS:packet writer failure
see ORA-12699
missing right parenthesis
name is already used by an existing object
cannot identify/lock data file
invalid file operation
quoted string not properly terminated

RMAN register database pblm.

Ron Rogers



OS. OpenVMS 7.3-2
Oracle Prod and Dev
I am fortunate enough to have lost the disk drive that contained the
RMAN catalog database (Oracle
I have recreated the RMAN database and created the RMAN user okay.
I connect to the catalog as the RMAN/RMAN@(protected)
As the RMAN user I created the catalog
with the RMAN> create catalog; command.
I connect to the target as "sys/sys@(protected)
When I issue the RMAN> register database; the command fails with:
RMAN-03008 error while performing automatic resync of recovery catalog
RMAN-07004 unhandled exception during command execution on channel
RMAN-10035 exception raised in RPC: ORA-01403: no data found
RMAN-10031 Ora-01403 occured during call to

What is the proper method to register a database with RMAN after the
RMAN database has been recreated and I would
like to continue performing RMAN backups.
Of course this all is mute as we are in the process of installing a new
Oracle server and the old one will be retired. I suppose I
could wait until then and recreate the RMAN backups then with all new

Still digging and looking for answers.