ORA-16401 and ORA-16055 reported in primary alert.log when redolog switch is over frequently

(Doc ID 1243177.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.1.0 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

- ORA-16401 and ORA-16055 Error reported sometimes at Primary ALERT.LOG:

ARC3: Archive log rejected (thread 1 sequence 136480) at host '(DESCRIPTION=  (ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=tcp)(HOST=XXX.XXX.X.XX)(PORT=1530))(CONNECT_DATA=(SERVICE_NAME=sdbinfo)(SERVER=DEDICATED)))'
Errors in file /opt/dbinfo/diag/rdbms/dbinfo/dbinfo/trace/dbinfo_arc3_7445.trc:
ORA-16401: archivelog rejected by RFS
FAL[server, ARC3]: FAL archive failed, see trace file.
Errors in file /opt/dbinfo/diag/rdbms/dbinfo/dbinfo/trace/dbinfo_arc3_7445.trc:
ORA-16055: FAL request rejected
ARCH: FAL archive failed. Archiver continuing
ORACLE Instance dbinfo - Archival Error. Archiver continuing.



- RedoLog switch happens very frequently before the above Error reported
- The requested ArchiveLog by FAL requests the current Log Sequence or the Sequence currently being archived

Changes

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Cause

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