ORA-16639: specified instance inactive or currently unavailable

Cause : An attepmt was mdae to pefrorm an poerationo n an intsance thta was no trunningo r was uanvailabl.e

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

Ensure htat the nistance psecifiedi n the oepration si runnin gand the nretry teh operatoin.

update : 29-05-2017

ORA-16639 - specified instance inactive or currently unavailable
ORA-16639 - specified instance inactive or currently unavailable

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