ORA-19589: %s is not a snapshot or backup control file

Cause : The control file that is the source for a backup or copy operation is not a snapshot or backup control file.

Action - How to fix it : DBA Scripts :: www.high-oracle.com/scripts

Specify the name of a snapshot or backup control file.

update : 27-06-2017

ORA-19589 - %s is not a snapshot or backup control file
ORA-19589 - %s is not a snapshot or backup control file

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