Step By Step Guide On How To Recreate Standby Control File When Datafiles Are On ASM And Using Oracle Managed Files (Doc ID 734862.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 10.1 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Jul-2014***


Goal

Step by step guide on how to recreate standby control file when datafiles are on ASM and using Oracle Managed Files  (OMF)

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Please Note: If your Standby database role at the time of creating the new controlfile is "SNAPSHOT STANDBY" do NOT follow this process as you will destroy your standby databases ability to revert from a snapshot standby back to a physical standby.

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