Flash Recovery Area Full - Database Fails to Open ORA-16038
Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 22.214.171.124 to 126.96.36.199 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Database startup fails:
ORA-16038: log one sequence 3144 cannot be archived
ORA-19809: limit exceeded for recovery files
ORA-00312 online log 1 thread 1 <path to redo log file>
In the alert.log:
ORA-16014 signalled during: ALTER DATABASE open ...
ORA-19815: WARNING: db_recovery_file_dest_size of xxx bytes is 100.00% used, and has 0 remaining bytes available.
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