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ORA-19504 ORA-15041 : Archived log deletion not happening automatically from FRA in OCI VM DB System (Doc ID 2866498.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to 21.1 [Release 11.2 to 21.0]
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+ Archived logs not getting deleted automatically from FRA with automatic backups configured. Getting below errors in alert log showing +RECO to be full :

Errors in file /u01/app/oracle/diag/rdbms/orcl/ORCL/trace/ORCL_arc2_6511.trc:
ORA-19504: failed to create file "+RECO"
ORA-17502: ksfdcre:4 Failed to create file +RECO
ORA-15041: diskgroup "RECO" space exhausted
ARC2 (PID:6511): Error 19504 Creating archive log file to '+RECO'
ARC2 (PID:6511): Stuck archiver: insufficient local LADs
ARC2 (PID:6511): Stuck archiver condition declared
Some DDE async actions failed or were cancelled
Errors in file /u01/app/oracle/diag/rdbms/orcl/ORCL/trace/ORCL_arc2_6511.trc:
ORA-16038: log 1 sequence# 597 cannot be archived
ORA-19504: failed to create file ""
ORA-00312: online log 1 thread 1: '+RECO/orcl/ONLINELOG/group_1.270.1081707293'
ARC2 (PID:6511): Archival error occurred on a closed thread, archiver continuing

+ lsdg output also shows +RECO disk group to be full :
ASMCMD> lsdg
State Type Rebal Sector Logical_Sector Block AU Total_MB Free_MB Req_mir_free_MB Usable_file_MB Offline_disks Voting_files Name
MOUNTED EXTERN N 512 512 4096 4194304 524288 513476 0 513476 0 Y DATA/
MOUNTED EXTERN N 512 512 4096 4194304 262144 56 0 56 0 N RECO/




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