Time for action – recreating the standby control file
This action shows how to renew the standby control file in a Data Guard environment with OMF.
- In the primary database, create a backup of the standby control file with the following RMAN statements:
$rman target / Recovery Manager: Release 126.96.36.199.0 - Production on Wed Dec 19 22:18:05 2012 Copyright (c) 1982, 2009, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. connected to target database: ORCL (DBID=1319333016) RMAN> BACKUP CURRENT CONTROLFILE FOR STANDBY FORMAT 'standbyctl.bkp'; Starting backup at 19-DEC-12 using target database control file instead of recovery catalog allocated channel: ORA_DISK_1 channel ORA_DISK_1: SID=149 device type=DISK channel ORA_DISK_1: starting full datafile ...