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ASM Instances Fails To Start With Ora-29702 In RAC Environment (Doc ID 1084813.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Clusterware version from 10.2.0.x to 11.1.0.x
ASM version from 10.2.0.x to 11.1.0.x


Symptoms

ASM instances refuse to start due to failure at startup with ORA-29702

ASM alert.log at startup fails with the following error message:

ORA-29702: error occurred in Cluster Group Service operation
LMON: terminating instance due to error 29702


If an attempt was made to start the ASM instance through srvctl command it will throw the following error:


[oracle@<HOSTNAME>2 ~]$ srvctl start asm -n <HOSTNAME>2

PRKS-1009 : Failed to start ASM instance "+ASM2" on node "<HOSTNAME>2", [PRKS-1011 : Failed to check status of ASM instance "+ASM2" on node "<HOSTNAME>2", [CRS-0210: Could not find resource ora.<HOSTNAME>2.ASM2.asm.]]

Changes

Oracle Clusterware version from 10.2.0.x to 11.1.0.x
ASM version from 10.2.0.x to 11.1.0.x

Cause

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