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DGMGRL Start Observer Fails with DGM-16979 (Doc ID 2698956.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 20.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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For the purposes of this document, the following fictitious environment is used as an example to describe the procedure:

Configuration Name: 19CDB
Primary Database Name: ORCL
Standby Database Name: ORCLSTD


After connecting to the SYS user,  observer is not able to start.  There are no reported issues with redo transport and the connectivity between the standby to the primary database.  
Start Observer is failing with DGM-16979: Unable to log in to the primary or standby database error:



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