Oracle Alert Log Is Reporting Archive Log Status Is Not Available For Logs That Have Long Been Backed Up (Doc ID 1161573.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 09-Sep-2016***



Symptoms

Getting the following messages in the alert.log referencing archive logs which have already been created, backed up, and removed from the system.

Errors in file /app/opt/oracle/admin/myora/bdump/diag/rdbms/myoradb/myoradb/trace/myoradb_ora_22222.trc:
ORA-27037: unable to obtain file status
Linux-x86_64 Error: 2: No such file or directory
Additional information: 3
ORA-00308: cannot open archived log '/dbarch/oradata/myoradb/arch/arch_1_6199_760938736.dbf'
ORA-27037: unable to obtain file status
Linux-x86_64 Error: 2: No such file or directory
Additional information: 3

Cause

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