Failed to initialize GPnP Reported While Executing oifcfg (Doc ID 1050472.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Likely symptoms from Grid Infrastructure cluster:

1. 11gR2 oifcfg fails with the following error:

$GRID_HOME/bin/oifcfg getif

 Failed to initialize GPnP

Same happens with parameter "delif" or "setif".

2. cluvfy or runcluvfy.sh fails with the following error:

ERROR:
Unable to obtain network interface list from Oracle Clusterware (OIFCFG)

3. After successful 11gR2 Grid Infrastructure (CRS)  installation, "Oracle Private Interconnect Configuration Assistant" fails with the following error:

INS-20802 Oracle Private Interconnect Configuration Assistant failed.

 

 

INFO: Started Plugin named: Oracle Private Interconnect Configuration Assistant
INFO: Found associated job
INFO: Starting 'Oracle Private Interconnect Configuration Assistant'
INFO: Starting 'Oracle Private Interconnect Configuration Assistant'
WARNING:
INFO:  Failed to initialize GPnP
INFO:
INFO: Completed Plugin named: Oracle Private Interconnect Configuration Assistant

 

 

2010-01-18 19:52:26.983: [ default][2437191712]prifcginitclss: successfully initialized clss
2010-01-18 19:52:26.983: [ default][2437191712]prifcgini - DONE
2010-01-18 19:52:26.984: [    GPnP][2437191712]clsgpnp_Init: [at clsgpnp0.c:404] gpnp tracelevel 3, component tracelevel 0
2010-01-18 19:52:26.984: [    GPnP][2437191712]clsgpnp_Init: [at clsgpnp0.c:534] '/ogrid/gbase' in effect as GPnP home base.
2010-01-18 19:52:26.985: [    GPnP][2437191712]nzdsi_initialize: NZ security api nzdsi_initialize failed
2010-01-18 19:52:26.985: [    GPnP][2437191712]nzdsi_initialize: NZ error code : 43120
2010-01-18 19:52:26.985: [    GPnP][2437191712]nzdsi_initialize: NZ error message : Unknown error: 43120
2010-01-18 19:52:26.985: [ default][2437191712]Fatal error: failed to initialize NZ security facility.
2010-01-18 19:52:26.986: [    GPnP][2437191712]clsgpnp_Init init failed. Error: CLSGPNP_CRYPTO_INIT (76) .
2010-01-18 19:52:26.986: [ default][2437191712]Fatal error: cannot initialize GPnP, CLSGPNP_CRYPTO_INIT (Failed to init crypto libraries).
2010-01-18 19:52:26.988: [ default][2437191712]Oifcfg exited with PRIFCG_FAIL from prifcginitgpnp

Cause

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