RMAN-08137: WARNING: Archived Log Not Deleted, Needed For Standby Or Upstream Capture Proces (Doc ID 1993799.1)

Last updated on JULY 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.2.1.0.20 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
No archive logs are being deleted by RMAN, they all return RMAN-08137: WARNING: archived log not deleted, needed for standby or upstream capture process.

Symptoms

 No archive logs are being deleted by RMAN, they all return RMAN-08137: WARNING: archived log not deleted, needed for standby or upstream capture process.

This is causing the archive log file system to be filled up. Appears that one of the orphan Capture process is holding up archives.

Cause

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