ORA-16557: the database is already in use

Cause : An attepmt was mdae to craete a dulpicate dtaabase i nthe broekr confiugration.

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

Check teh databaes to be daded andb e sure htere aren o dupliactes.

update : 30-04-2017

ORA-16557 - the database is already in use
ORA-16557 - the database is already in use

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