How To Recover Primary And Standby after FSFO Failover Failed With ORA-16472

(Doc ID 2182230.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 13, 2017

Applies to:

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


Data Guard environment configured with Maximum Availability protection mode.

FSFO failed with 'ORA-16472: failover failed due to data loss', which resulted in neither the primary nor standby being available.


Network outage occurred on primary site.



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