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CRS-6706: Oracle Clusterware Release patch level ('nnn') does not match Software patch level ('mmm') (Doc ID 1639285.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 11, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database 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 Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

This note lists causes/solutions for the following issue:

Oracle 12c Grid Infrastructure fails to start after patching:

CRS-6706: Oracle Clusterware Release patch level ('xxxxxxxx') does not match Software patch level ('xxxxxxxxx'). Oracle Clusterware cannot be started

This can be encountered - for example - in cases where the post patch application instruction to run 'rootcrs.sh -postpatch' is not followed.

 

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In this Document
Purpose
Details
  
 Case1: Discrepancy found in the list of applied patches on different nodes:
 Case2: All nodes have same patches but different patch level:
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