RMAN-08137 while deleting archived logs from standby

(Doc ID 2169282.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 10, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Getting below error while deleting archived log from standby even though archived logs have been applied on standby and there is no streams / golden gate configured:

RMAN-08137: WARNING: archived log not deleted, needed for standby or upstream capture process .

Changes

 Database has been upgraded recently from 11.2.0.4 to 12.1.0.2. Customer was not getting any issues while deleting archived logs from standby on 11.2.0.4

Cause

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