How to resolve ORA-01504 Error Message in Oracle database

Learn the motive and how to resolve the ORA-01504 error message in Oracle.

Description

When you stumble upon an ORA-01504 error, the following error message will appear:

ORA-01504: database identify does not fit parameter DB_NAME str

Cause

The name used in either a CREATE DATABASE or START UP command.

Resolution

The option(s) to resolve this Oracle error are:

Option #1

Set LOG_ARCHIVE_MIN_SUCCEED_DEST to 1, or specify a cost for LOG_ARCHIVE_DUPLEX_DEST.