EM12c/13c: Clusterware Upgrade Fails On setp Clusterware nodelist Updation with Error Unknown option: nodelist (Doc ID 2178190.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.4.0 to 12.1.0.5.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Upgrade Clusterware from 11.2.0.4 to 12.1.0.2 is failing with following error on the step 'Clusterware nodelist Updation'



Em Console Error
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NInput PropertyFilePath is /tmp/JOB_3B31369055B01C9AE0532ED8CA9F9098/properties
Input directiveScriptFilePath is /tmp/JOB_3B31369055B01C9AE0532ED8CA9F9098/updateGINodeList.pl
Input directiveTypeProperty is NAME_Executor
Input componentPath is Component
Input directivePath is Directive
Input componentFilename is /tmp/JOB_3B31369055B01C9AE0532ED8CA9F9098/null

Directive Type is SUB_Perl
Dir to CD is /tmp/JOB_3B31369055B01C9AE0532ED8CA9F9098

Final command line to execute is $PERL_HOME/perl "/tmp/JOB_3B31369055B01C9AE0532ED8CA9F9098/updateGINodeList.pl" -oracleHomeLoc="/usr/app/grid/12.1.0/grid_2" -nodeList="${NODE_LIST}" -config_asm="false" -runOnAllNodes="true"

The output of the directive is:
Unknown option: nodelist
GI version is 12.1.0.2.0
comparing version 12 1 0 2 0 with 11 2 0 1 0
12 1 0 2 0 is greater than 11 2 0 1 0
GI Info file is: /usr/app/grid/12.1.0/grid_2/crs/install/crsconfig_params
GI Info file is: /usr/app/grid/12.1.0/grid_2/crs/install/crsconfig_params
GI Info file is: /usr/app/grid/12.1.0/grid_2/crs/install/crsconfig_params
GI Info file is: /usr/app/grid/12.1.0/grid_2/crs/install/crsconfig_params
Command to execute : /usr/app/grid/12.1.0/grid_2/oui/bin/runInstaller -nowait -noconsole -waitforcompletion -ignoreSysPrereqs -updateNodeList -silent CRS=false "CLUSTER_NODES={test01,test02}" ORACLE_HOME=/usr/app/grid/12.1.0/grid_2
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...

Checking swap space: must be greater than 500 MB. Actual 16236 MB Passed
The inventory pointer is located at /etc/oraInst.loc
Exit code is : 255

Cause

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