ORA-16143 While Redo Transport to Standby (Doc ID 834817.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 18, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 9.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 06-Aug-2014***

Symptoms

ORA-16143 while redo transport to standby database.

alert.log of primary shows:
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Errors in file /opt/oracle/admin/UPDATE/bdump/update1_arc1_419.trc:
ORA-16143: RFS connections not allowed during or after terminal recovery
Sun Apr 19 12:08:01 2009
PING[ARC1]: Heartbeat failed to connect to standby 'update_stdby'. Error is 16143.

Cause

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