DGM-17016: failed to retrieve status for database ; ORA-16664: unable to receive the result from a database

######### ERROR  #####

DGM-17016: failed to retrieve status for database
ORA-16664: unable to receive the result from a database
DGMGRL> show configuration

Configuration – DG_Config

Protection Mode: MaxPerformance
Databases:
swx – Primary database
swxstandby – Physical standby database

Fast-Start Failover: DISABLED

Configuration Status:
ERROR
Error: ORA-16664: unable to receive the result from a database

SOLUTION

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Drop and Add the configuration again from the Node where you got this error

DGMGRL> remove configuration;

DGMGRL> CREATE CONFIGURATION ‘DG_Config’ AS PRIMARY DATABASE IS ‘swx’ connect identifier is ‘swx’;
Configuration “DG_Config” created with primary database “swx”

DGMGRL> ADD DATABASE ‘swxstandby’ AS CONNECT IDENTIFIER IS swxstandby;
Database “swxstandby” added

DGMGRL> enable configuration;
Enabled.

DGMGRL> show configuration

Configuration – DG_Config

Protection Mode: MaxPerformance
Databases:
swx – Primary database
swxstandby – Physical standby database (disabled)

Fast-Start Failover: DISABLED

Configuration Status:
SUCCESS

 

 

BEST SOLUTION :
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IF NOTHING WORKS RE-CREATE THE PASSWORD FILES ON BOTH RAC NODES AND STANDBY IF NECCESARY

cd /oracle/app/oracle/product/11.2.0/db_1/dbs/
orapwd file=orapwswx2 force=y ignorecase=y

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3 thoughts on “DGM-17016: failed to retrieve status for database ; ORA-16664: unable to receive the result from a database

  1. Hi,
    removing configuration went ok. create new one went also ok, but..
    I got this error:
    DGMGRL> ADD DATABASE ‘vav’ AS CONNECT IDENTIFIER IS ‘vav’;
    Error: ORA-16603: database is part of another Data Guard broker configuration

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