ORA-16259: Switchover to logical standby requires a log archive destination

Cause : A valid log archive destination was not found to which the local system could archive the EOR logfile. A minimum of one destination is required.

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

Ensure all log archive destinations are properly configured and, if applicable, have network connectivity before re-issuing the ALTER DATABASE COMMIT TO SWITCHOVER TO LOGICAL STANDBY DDL operation.

update : 30-04-2017

ORA-16259 - Switchover to logical standby requires a log archive destination
ORA-16259 - Switchover to logical standby requires a log archive destination

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