ORA-16014: log x sequence# xx not archived, no available destinations (Doc ID 1382058.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Data Guard
Storage Configuration uses Automatic Storage Management (ASM)



Symptoms

Local archival of standby redo log fails on physical standby with following errors:

Sat Aug 20 08:00:24 2011
ARC7: Archiving not possible: error count exceeded
ARCH: Archival stopped, error occurred. Will continue retrying
ORACLE Instance tgtp011 - Archival Error
ORA-16014: log 34 sequence# 24874 not archived, no available destinations
ORA-00312: online log 34 thread 1: '+REDO1/tgtp01_stby/onlinelog/group_34.303.748397965'
ORA-00312: online log 34 thread 1: '+REDO2/tgtp01_stby/onlinelog/group_34.303.748397969'
Errors in file /u00/app/oracle/diag/rdbms/tgtp01_stby/tgtp011/trace/tgtp011_arc7_28670.trc:
ORA-16014: log 34 sequence# 24874 not archived, no available destinations
ORA-00312: online log 34 thread 1: '+REDO1/tgtp01_stby/onlinelog/group_34.303.748397965'
ORA-00312: online log 34 thread 1: '+REDO2/tgtp01_stby/onlinelog/group_34.303.748397969'

Cause

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