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add standby log file

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Add standby log file

SQL> select group#,member from v$logfile;

    GROUP#
----------
MEMBER
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         3
/u01/app/oracle/oradata/orcl11/redo03.log

         2
/u01/app/oracle/oradata/orcl11/redo02.log

         1
/u01/app/oracle/oradata/orcl11/redo01.log



SQL> ALTER DATABASE ADD STANDBY LOGFILE ('/u01/app/oracle/oradata/orcl11/redo01.log') SIZE 52428800;


ALTER DATABASE ADD STANDBY LOGFILE ('/u01/app/oracle/oradata/orcl11/redo01.log') SIZE 52428800
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01577: cannot add log file '/u01/app/oracle/oradata/orcl11/redo01.log' -
file already part of database
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Commented:
01 is already in use:  
ALTER DATABASE ADD STANDBY LOGFILE ('/u01/app/oracle/oradata/orcl11/redo04.log') SIZE 52428800;

Although I'd prefer to see my logs spread to additional drives, and to have at least two members per group to avoid failure points.  HTH