Physical Standby Switchover_status Showing Not Allowed. (Doc ID 1392763.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 27, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.2.0 [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Before we initiate the switchover, we check the synchronization status between primary and physical standby. They are in perfect sync. Physical standby has applied the lastly generated archived redo log sequence. But in physical standby v$database.switchover_status shows "not allowed"

Cause

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