Oracle Error RMAN-08612: channel string: failover to duplicate backup on device string

Oracle Error Message

RMAN-08612: channel string: failover to duplicate backup on device string

Reason for the Error

This is an informational message to indicate the RMAN could not successfully restore the files using the specified backups. An attempt was made to restore the datafiles/archived logs/ control file/SPFILE using a previous existing backup.

Solution

See accompanying additional error messages indicating the cause of the failover.