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Tuesday, September 15, 2009

coreletion between report need backup and retention policy

Question :

Daily i used take full backup using rman,after that when query report need backup it showing all datafile list, i don't understand how come it showing all the datafile list thought i take full backup please help me in this issues.

Answer :

It relates to yours retention policy if you would have retention policy to 2 and you have one backupsets of USERS tablespace then it will require one more for tablespace users to mature yours retention policy.

RMAN> list backup
2> ;


List of Backup Sets
===================


BS Key  Size       Device Type Elapsed Time Completion Time
------- ---------- ----------- ------------ ---------------
5       595.00K    DISK        00:00:03     15-SEP-09      
        BP Key: 5   Status: AVAILABLE  Compressed: NO  Tag: TAG20090915T110249
        Piece Name: /u01/app/oracle/flash_recovery_area/MMI/backupset/2009_09_15/o1_mf_annnn_TAG20090915T110249_5bycjdm6_.bkp

  List of Archived Logs in backup set 5
  Thrd Seq     Low SCN    Low Time  Next SCN   Next Time
  ---- ------- ---------- --------- ---------- ---------
  1    17      1320409    15-SEP-09 1320963    15-SEP-09

BS Key  Type LV Size       Device Type Elapsed Time Completion Time
------- ---- -- ---------- ----------- ------------ ---------------
6       Full    1005.51M   DISK        00:01:14     15-SEP-09      
        BP Key: 6   Status: AVAILABLE  Compressed: NO  Tag: TAG20090915T110253
        Piece Name: /u01/app/oracle/flash_recovery_area/MMI/backupset/2009_09_15/o1_mf_nnndf_TAG20090915T110253_5bycjk2h_.bkp
  List of Datafiles in backup set 6
  File LV Type Ckp SCN    Ckp Time  Name
  ---- -- ---- ---------- --------- ----
  1       Full 1320969    15-SEP-09 /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/system01.dbf
  2       Full 1320969    15-SEP-09 /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/sysaux01.dbf
  3       Full 1320969    15-SEP-09 /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/undotbs01.dbf
  4       Full 1320969    15-SEP-09 /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/users01.dbf
  5       Full 1320969    15-SEP-09 /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/mydatafile.dbf

BS Key  Size       Device Type Elapsed Time Completion Time
------- ---------- ----------- ------------ ---------------
7       10.00K     DISK        00:00:03     15-SEP-09      
        BP Key: 7   Status: AVAILABLE  Compressed: NO  Tag: TAG20090915T110412
        Piece Name: /u01/app/oracle/flash_recovery_area/MMI/backupset/2009_09_15/o1_mf_annnn_TAG20090915T110412_5byclzbb_.bkp

  List of Archived Logs in backup set 7
  Thrd Seq     Low SCN    Low Time  Next SCN   Next Time
  ---- ------- ---------- --------- ---------- ---------
  1    18      1320963    15-SEP-09 1321005    15-SEP-09

BS Key  Type LV Size       Device Type Elapsed Time Completion Time
------- ---- -- ---------- ----------- ------------ ---------------
8       Full    9.39M      DISK        00:00:00     15-SEP-09      
        BP Key: 8   Status: AVAILABLE  Compressed: NO  Tag: TAG20090915T110416
        Piece Name: /u01/app/oracle/flash_recovery_area/MMI/autobackup/2009_09_15/o1_mf_s_697633458_5bycm3q8_.bkp
  SPFILE Included: Modification time: 15-SEP-09
  SPFILE db_unique_name: MMI
  Control File Included: Ckp SCN: 1321012      Ckp time: 15-SEP-09


RMAN> show retention policy;

RMAN configuration parameters for database with db_unique_name MMI are:
CONFIGURE RETENTION POLICY TO REDUNDANCY 1; # default


RMAN> report need backup;

RMAN retention policy will be applied to the command
RMAN retention policy is set to redundancy 1
Report of files with less than 1 redundant backups
File #bkps Name
---- ----- -----------------------------------------------------



RMAN> configure retention policy to redundancy 2
2> ;

new RMAN configuration parameters:
CONFIGURE RETENTION POLICY TO REDUNDANCY 2;
new RMAN configuration parameters are successfully stored

RMAN> report need backup
2> ;

RMAN retention policy will be applied to the command
RMAN retention policy is set to redundancy 2
Report of files with less than 2 redundant backups
File #bkps Name
---- ----- -----------------------------------------------------
1    1     /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/system01.dbf
2    1     /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/sysaux01.dbf
3    1     /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/undotbs01.dbf
4    1     /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/users01.dbf
5    1     /u01/app/oracle/oradata/mmi/mydatafile.dbf

RMAN> configure retention policy to redundancy 1
2> ;

old RMAN configuration parameters:
CONFIGURE RETENTION POLICY TO REDUNDANCY 2;
new RMAN configuration parameters:
CONFIGURE RETENTION POLICY TO REDUNDANCY 1;
new RMAN configuration parameters are successfully stored

RMAN> report need backup
2> ;

RMAN retention policy will be applied to the command
RMAN retention policy is set to redundancy 1
Report of files with less than 1 redundant backups
File #bkps Name
---- ----- -----------------------------------------------------

RMAN> 

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