Archive Log not Getting Deleted Using Rman With Rman-08137 (Doc ID 964522.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 02, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.0.1.0 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 9.0.1 to 11.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


This database have been converted from RAC to Standalone database .

Thread 2 or related Thread from previous RAC database has been disabled.

While backing up the archive logs using Rman following error is reported:

RMAN backup log:

RMAN-08515: archived log file name=/u01/app/oracle/arch/test
/testarch1_114535_628330195.dbf thread=1 sequence=114535
RMAN-08137: WARNING: archived log not deleted as it is still needed
RMAN-08515: archived log file name=/u01/app/oracle/arch/test/testarch1_114536_628330195.dbf thread=1 sequence=114536
RMAN-08137: WARNING: archived log not deleted as it is still needed
RMAN-08515: archived log file name=/u01/app/oracle/arch/test/testarch1_114537_628330195.dbf thread=1 sequence=1145




If using Primary and Standby database.

The archive logs have already been applied in the Standby database successfully.

Changes

This database have been converted from RAC to Standalone database .

Cause

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