Dataguard Broker Files Different Are Different Sizes and showing Old date (Doc ID 2102957.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

 Dataguard broker files are showing Old date on Standby database and different Size

SQL> show parameter config

NAME TYPE VALUE
------------------------------------ ----------- ------------------------------
dg_broker_config_file1 string /u06/dgstandby/dr1standby.dat
dg_broker_config_file2 string /u06/dgstandby/dr2standby.dat

 

cd /u06/dgstandby/

ls -lrt *.dat

rw-r----- 1 oracle dba 8192 Dec 10 14:40 dr1standby.dat
rw-r----- 1 oracle dba 24576 Dec 10 14:47 dr2standby.dat

 

Files are showing Old date 2015 as compared to the Current date on standby which is Jan 30th 2016.

Cause

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