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RMAN Autobackup Failure

KB ID: 4058
Product: Veeam Backup & Replication
Published: 2020-11-25
Last Modified: 2020-12-09

Challenge

If you use Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN, under certain circumstances the RMAN autobackup process may fail.  In this case, you will see the following error in VeeamPluginManager.log:
Preparing autobackup backup for file [687b84b5-d78e-4ee4-b290-6919758d0ff8/c-22912333-20200315-1b_RMAN_AUTOBACKUP.vab] Failed.
Performing SBT backup on channel [{7373afb1-557e-46ca-9a3e-04e954a43c50}] Failed.
plugin_common| tr:Unable to get current session holdePreparing autobackup backup for file [687b84b5-d78e-4ee4-b290-6919758d0ff8/c-22912333-20200315-1b_RMAN_AUTOBACKUP.vab] Failed.
Performing SBT backup on channel [{7373afb1-557e-46ca-9a3e-04e954a43c50}] Failed.
plugin_common| tr:Unable to get current session holder

Cause

The issue can happen due to desynchronization between the main backup session and the autobackup session.

Solution

The issue is fixed in Veeam Backup & Replication 10a Cumulative Patch 20201202. To download the updated Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN, use the button on the bottom of the page and choose the package depending on OS and architecture version.
IMPORTANT
Before you install Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN, make sure the current build number of Veeam Backup & Replication is 10.0.1.4854 (Veeam Backup & Replication 10a or Veeam Backup & Replication 10a Cumulative Patch 20201202).
To see how to update the plug-in, see Updating Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN:

More information

MD5: 1ab2eb46217675f6e73c0f3e47685447
SHA-1: ea4be85e054f744cf54ffddc3a2089ca10703a98
MD5: a705e3ec210f72ba3cc5fc2b5379fc21
SHA-1: 2e23d056d40fdb14bebbaf950b5b834b02db253b
MD5: f45920b0ac7659339b4615f00d17781e
SHA-1: d94a04fb01107a117fb4acc7301ca7ac9a8dec21
MD5: d71595a8418fed08256544ed04bc1479
SHA-1: 8df87d4b8979a458dddae5edfd28849c892ce970
KB ID: 4058
Product: Veeam Backup & Replication
Published: 2020-11-25
Last Modified: 2020-12-09

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