Delete expired archivelogs using RMAN

Below commands will helpful for deleting expired archivelog files through RMAN :

RMAN>list expired archivelog all;

RMAN>crosscheck archivelog all;

RMAN>delete noprompt expired archivelog all;

Now check the output with below command it should not return any list

RMAN> list expired archivelog all;
using target database control file instead of recovery catalog
specification does not match any archived log in the repository


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  • charles anye  On April 29, 2015 at 6:44 pm

    Thanks for helpfull

  • prmdth  On September 2, 2015 at 7:52 am

    thank you for sharing above steps. very helpfull

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