State of Streams Capture Showing 'WAITING FOR A SUBSCRIBER TO BE ADDED'

(Doc ID 1189244.1)

Last updated on MARCH 31, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You are running in and notice that Streams Capture is not moving and/or nothing is being replicated all suddenly.

Capture state is showing  'WAITING FOR A SUBSCRIBER TO BE ADDED' per below query or at the Steams Health Check report -- <Document 273674.1>

select capture_name, state from gv$streams_capture;

You might also encounter sometimes the error ORA-26851 for the propagation process as well:

select propagation_name, error_message from dba_propagation;


The source or destination database was bounced.


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