5 Replies Latest reply on Mar 7, 2014 1:13 PM by EdStevens

    RMAN: Unable to delete old backups


      Hi Team,


      Need your help.


      I am trying to delete old backups as below:


      crosscheck backup;

      delete noprompt obsolete;



      But, I am getting error when I cross check as below:


      backup piece handle=/backups/DEV/37p19vle_1_1 recid=34247 stamp=840236722

      RMAN-00571: ===========================================================

      RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============

      RMAN-00571: ===========================================================

      RMAN-03009: failure of crosscheck command on ORA_DISK_1 channel at 03/07/2014 04:13:32

      ORA-19501: read error on file "/backups/DEV/3hp1ck1h_1_1", blockno 1 (blocksize=512)

      ORA-27072: File I/O error

      Linux-x86_64 Error: 5: Input/output error

      Additional information: 4

      Additional information: 1

      Additional information: -1


      File exists with permissiongs


      -rwxr-xr-x 1 oraprod oinstall 230825984 Feb 24 00:28 /backups/DEV/3hp1ck1h_1_1


      Please suggest.



      Kiran Chalasani.