Oracle Database Errors or Warnings from Error ORA-01271 to ORA-01280
ORA-01271: Unable to create new file name for file string
Cause: During standby database recovery an error occurred when trying to create a new file name for the indicated file.
Action: Use the ALTER DATABASE CREATE DATAFILE command with a new unique name and then resume the standby database recovery.
ORA-01272: REUSE only allowed when a file name is provided.
Cause: The REUSE parameter was specified in a command without a file name.
Action: Either supply a file name or remove the REUSE parameter.
ORA-01273: STANDBY_FILE_MANAGEMENT = AUTO needs COMPATIBLE = string or higher
Cause: Automated standby file management was disabled, so an added file
Action: Restart the instance with COMPATIBLE set to the correct release.
ORA-01274: cannot add datafile ‘string’ – file could not be created
Cause: Automated standby file management was disabled, so an added file could not automatically be created on the standby. The error from the creation attempt is displayed in another message. The control file file entry for the file is ‘UNNAMEDnnnnn’.
Action: Use the ALTER DATABASE CREATE DATAFILE statement to create the file, or set STANDBY_FILE_MANAGEMENT to AUTO and restart standby recovery.
ORA-01275: Operation string is not allowed if standby file management is automatic.
Cause: An operation that renames, adds, or drops a file was attempted at a standby database and STANDBY_FILE_MANAGEMENT was set to AUTO.
Action: Set STANDBY_FILE_MANAGEMENT to MANUAL if the operation must be performed.
ORA-01276: Cannot add file string. File has an Oracle Managed Files file name.
Cause: An attempt was made to add to the database a datafile, log file, control file, snapshot control file, backup control file, datafile copy, control file copy or backuppiece with an Oracle Managed Files file name.
Action: Retry the operation with a new file name.
ORA-01277: file ‘string’ already exists
Cause: An ALTER DATABASE BACKUP CONTROLFILE TO TRACE AS ‘filename’ command specified a file name which is already in use.
Action: Either specify a different file name, or add the REUSE parameter to the command to overwrite the existing file.
ORA-01278: error creating file ‘string’
Cause: An operating system error occurred while attempting to create a trace file specified in the command ALTER DATABASE BACKUP CONTROLFILE TO TRACE AS ‘filename’.
Action: Check the error stack for more detailed information.
ORA-01279: db_files too large
Cause: db_files has been set too high to be supported by the system.
Action: Decrease the number of db_files.
ORA-01280: Fatal LogMiner error.
Cause: An internal error occurred inside LogMiner.
Action: Check the alert log and trace files for further information.
Above are list of Oracle Database Errors or Warnings from Error ORA-01271 to ORA-01280 received while performing certain operation against Oracle Database or related products.
What are Oracle Database Error Messages?
Oracle Error Messages may be returned while using products which are part of Oracle Database. Each Oracle Database Error or Warning Message mentioned above contains the Warning or Error Message Statement, a short explanation of the probable causes of the Error message, and a recommended action.
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