ORA-16139: media recovery required

During switch physical standby database to primary database i received following error message on (physical standby database)

ٍٍSQL> ALTER DATABASE COMMIT TO SWITCHOVER TO PRIMARY;

ALTER DATABASE COMMIT TO SWITCHOVER TO PRIMARY

*ERROR at line 1:ORA-16139: media recovery required

THE SOLUTION :

SQL> SELECT SWITCHOVER_STATUS FROM V$DATABASE;

SWITCHOVER_STATUS

——————–

SWITCHOVER LATENT

SQL> RECOVER MANAGED STANDBY DATABASE FINISH;

Media recovery complete.

SQL> ALTER DATABASE COMMIT TO SWITCHOVER TO PRIMARY;

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Thank You
osama