Data Guard Logical Apply: Handle the Database Guard (Doc ID 815585.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 18, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 11.2.0.2 - Release: 10.1 to 11.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The Database Guard protects the Logical Standby Database from any unwanted Changes and Modifications apart from the Logical Apply and the User SYS. If you try to make any Changes while the Database Guard is enabled, you will receive

ORA-16224: Database Guard is enabled

Sometimes it is necessary to disable the Database Guard on the Logical Standby Database for various Reasons (eg. Reinstantiate a Table or add Tables/Indexes).

Solution

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