RMAN Is Deleting the Logs Needed by Extract Even Though Logretention Is in Use (Doc ID 1379715.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.1.1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RMAN is able to delete the logs needed by Extract even though logretention is in use causing the
Extract to fail with

2011-11-08 18:03:21 ERROR OGG-00446 Oracle GoldenGate Capture for Oracle, extmsdp1.prm: Could not find archived log for sequence 254 thread 1 under default destinations SQL <SELECT name FROM
v$archived_log WHERE sequence# = :ora_seq_no AND thread# = :ora_thread AND resetlogs_id = :ora_r
esetlog_id AND archived = 'YES' AND deleted = 'NO>, error retrieving redo file name for sequence 254, archived = 1, use_alternate = 0

Cause

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