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Pre 12.1 Database Issues in 12c Grid Infrastructure Environment (Doc ID 1568834.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 20, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The note lists most known issues in 12c Grid Infrastructure (in short GI) + pre-12.1 database environment.

Even workaround is available in some cases, it's recommended to apply latest patch set and patch set updates whenever possible. Refer to <note 1064804.1> for instructions to patch in mixed environment.

Refer to <note 948456.1> for pre 11.2 database issues in 11gR2 Grid Infrastructure environment



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In this Document
 1. Error creating or starting pre-11.2 database:
 2. DBCA or srvctl registration of 11.2 database fails in 12c GI:
 3. 11g Database cannot be started with a freshly installed 12c Clusterware
 4.  If datafiles are in ASM, DBCA fails to create database:  
 5. 12.1 GI fails to stop pre-12.1 listener 
 6.  Can not create database if the ASM disks use ASM Filter Driver (ASMFD)

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