My Oracle Support Banner or Fresh Install Fails With PRKC-1025 and Java.Lang.OutOfMemoryError (Doc ID 1085893.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

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


PRKC-1025 error is encountered when adding a new node to an existing cluster using the following command:

./ -silent "CLUSTER_NEW_NODES={etopdb1}" "CLUSTER_NEW_VIRTUAL_HOSTNAMES={etopdb1-vip}" -debug -logLevel finest"

From addNodeActions.log, we see:

SEVERE: 4/9/10 3:55:03 AM IST: Abnormal program termination. An internal error has occured. Please provide the following files to Oracle Support :

INFO: 4/9/10 3:55:03 AM IST: User Selected: Yes/OK

From oraInstall<date and timestamp>.err

oracle.ops.mgmt.cluster.SharedDeviceException: PRKC-1025 : Failed to create a file under the filepath /opt because the filepath is not executable or writable <--------- FIRST ERROR
at oracle.ops.mgmt.nativesystem.UnixSystem.isSharedPath(
at oracle.ops.mgmt.cluster.Cluster.isSharedPath(
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiip.oiipg.OiipgCFSDriveCheck.isDriveOnCFS(
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicInstaller.runInstaller(
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicInstaller.main(
Exception java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space occurred..
java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space  <------------------- SECOND ERROR
at java.lang.StringCoding$CharsetSE.encode(
at java.lang.StringCoding.encode(
at java.lang.String.getBytes(
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicSessionWrapper.doOperation(
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicInstaller.runInstaller(
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicInstaller.main(

Note, similar error can happen during a software clone as well:


Adding a new node to an existing cluster or clone oracle software


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