ORA-16236: Logical Standby metadata operation in progress

Cause : The requested operation failed because a Logical Standby metadata operation, such as DBMS_LOGSTDBY.SET_TABLESPACE or DBMS_LOGSTDBY.INSTANTIATE_TABLE, has not finished.

Action - How to fix it : DBA Scripts :: www.high-oracle.com/scripts

Wait for the Logical Standby metadata operation to finish, then re-enter or respecify the operation.

update : 26-05-2017
ORA-16236

ORA-16236 - Logical Standby metadata operation in progress
ORA-16236 - Logical Standby metadata operation in progress

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