ORA-16000 connecting with proxy user to read-only database (Data Guard standby) (Doc ID 1983967.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 13, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

11.2.0.3:

Users cannot connect to a read-only (Active Data Guard) database with a proxy user.

This fails with:

ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-16000: database open for read-only access

Cause

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