ORA-00257:Archiver Error, Connect Internal Only Until Freed and ORA-16014 and ORA-00312 (Doc ID 376923.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 20-Feb-2013***

Symptoms

Users cannot connect to the database :

0RA-00257:archiver error, connect internal only until freed
ORA-16014:log 2 sequence# 231 not archived, no available destinations
ORA-00312:online log 2 thread 1:'/u02/oradata/wlbranch/redo02.log'

 

Cause

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