ORA-38732: Expected file size string does not match string.

Cause : The file size indicated in the control file did not match the file size contained in the flashback log file header. The flashback database log file was corrupt.

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

If you are doing a FLASHBACK DATABASE, then the flashback cannot be performed because of the corrupted log. A restore and an incomplete recovery must be performed instead.

update : 24-05-2017

ORA-38732 - Expected file size string does not match string.
ORA-38732 - Expected file size string does not match string.

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