Oracle XTTS Convert Step Failed : ORA-27048: skgfifi: file header information is invalid ORA-19625: error identifying file

Hi,

When I use Oracle XTTS for Cross platform migration, I got ” ORA-27048: skgfifi: file header information is invalid ” error.

If you want to learn NEW Oracle XTTS V4 Cross platform database migration utility, you can read following article.

 

Error was taken in this Conversion step. This error are taken both V3 and V4.

 

[DEVECI]/backup/ttsYeniTarget $ $ORACLE_HOME/perl/bin/perl xttdriver.pl -r
============================================================
trace file is /backup/ttsYeniTarget/rollforward_Oct2_Wed_09_33_35_402//Oct2_Wed_09_33_35_402_.log
=============================================================

--------------------------------------------------------------------
Parsing properties
--------------------------------------------------------------------

--------------------------------------------------------------------
Done parsing properties
--------------------------------------------------------------------


--------------------------------------------------------------------
Checking properties
--------------------------------------------------------------------

--------------------------------------------------------------------
Done checking properties
--------------------------------------------------------------------


--------------------------------------------------------------------
Start rollforward
--------------------------------------------------------------------

ERROR IN CONVERSION ORA-19624: operation failed, retry possible
ORA-19505:
failed to identify file "/backup/ttsYeni/backup/j0ud8lun_1_1"
ORA-27048: skgfifi: file header information is invalid
Additional information:
13
ORA-19600: input file is backup piece
(/backup/ttsYeni/backup/j0ud8lun_1_1)
ORA-19601: output file is backup piece
(/backup/ttsYeni/backup/xib_j0ud8lun_1_1_239)
CONVERTED BACKUP PIECE/backup/ttsYeni/backup/xib_j0ud8lun_1_1_239

PL/SQL procedure successfully completed.

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Error:
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/backup/ttsYeniTarget/rollforward_Oct2_Wed_09_33_35_402//xxttconv_j0ud8lun_1_1_239.sql execution failed
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

You can get following error at the Oracle XTTS V4.

 

 

RMAN> convert from platform 'Linux x86 64-bit' datafile '/backup/backup/DEVECI_160.tf' format '+DATA/DEVECI_160.dbf' ;
2> 
Starting conversion at target at 07-OCT-19
using target database control file instead of recovery catalog
allocated channel: ORA_DISK_1
channel ORA_DISK_1: SID=2941 instance=BILL1 device type=DISK
allocated channel: ORA_DISK_2
channel ORA_DISK_2: SID=128 instance=BILL1 device type=DISK
allocated channel: ORA_DISK_3
channel ORA_DISK_3: SID=212 instance=BILL1 device type=DISK
allocated channel: ORA_DISK_4
channel ORA_DISK_4: SID=297 instance=BILL1 device type=DISK
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS ===============
RMAN-00571: ===========================================================
RMAN-03002: failure of conversion at target command at 10/07/2019 08:09:08
ORA-19625: error identifying file /backup/backup/DEVECI_160.tf
ORA-27048: skgfifi: file header information is invalid
Additional information: 25

Recovery Manager complete.
No such file or directory
####################################################################

 

To solve this problem, you should check PLATFORM_ID probably this value is error. Modify this value same with Source PLATFORM_ID .

select PLATFORM_ID from v$database;

 

After changing PLATFORM_ID  value, problem will be solved.

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