Re: physical standby WAIT_FOR_GAP

From: Li Li <>
Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2009 11:33:43 -0600
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Thanks Neil, Jason and Vit for your help! Re-creating the standby controlfile resolved the issue.

On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 1:26 PM, Li Li <> wrote:
> Greetings List,
> We have a physical standby running on a 4-node RAC. last night the
> apply instance (instance 1) had ora-04031 error and data guard broker
> changed the apply instance to be instance 2. Now apply instance
> (instance 2) shows "WAIT_FOR_GAP" for a log sequence 5xxx, which is a
> very old log, and has been applied a long time ago. Has any one seen
> this before? How do I trick the apply instance to skip the logs that
> have been applied already and start applying the logs that haven't
> been received but haven't applied.
> Oracle version on RHEL AS 4.7
> Thanks and hope you all a merry christmas and happy new year!
> -Li

Received on Wed Dec 23 2009 - 11:33:43 CST

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