CLUVFY Reports "Default user file creation mask check failed"

(Doc ID 1051783.1)

Last updated on APRIL 06, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Generic UNIX
Generic Linux


After successful 11gR2 Grid Infrastructure clusterware (CRS) installation or upgrade, INS-20802 reported while running Oracle Cluster Verification Utility (aka CVU) post check, installation logs located in $ORACLE_BASE/oraInventory/logs/installActions{$TIMESTAMP}.log shows similar entries like following:

Check default user file creation mask
Node Name     Available                 Required                  Comment
------------  ------------------------  ------------------------  ----------
node1    unknown                   0022                      failed  
node2    0022                      0022                      passed  
Result: Default user file creation mask check failed

In later CVU version, PRVF-7612 will be reported for umask related messages


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