Database Hanging during Archival - FAL archive failed ORA-16055 (Doc ID 1142856.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 11-Jan-2012***
** checked for relevance '25-Nov-2015' **


Symptoms

Database hangs because of log file switch being unable to complete

Example

(archiving needed) Thread 1 cannot allocate new log.

Cause

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