During 11.2 CRS Installation, Cluster Configuration Assistance Fails Due To ASMCA Failure With Error ORA-15100: invalid or missing diskgroup name (Doc ID 1086836.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 26, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

CRS 11.2.0.1 installation fails on the Cluster Configuration Assistance stage

%CRS_HOME%\cfgtoollogs\crsconfig\rootcrs_<node_name>.log shows failures in the stage of the silent run for the asmca.

The ASMCA trace which can be found under the location $ORACLE_BASE/cfgtoollogs/asmca directory, should show the following errors:

oracle.sysman.assistants.usmca.backend.USMDiskGroupManager Method : createDiskGroups
[main] [ 2010-04-20 12:47:23.955 BST ] [SQLEngine.doSQLSubstitution:2392] The substituted sql statement:=select count(*) from v$ASM_DISKGROUP where name=upper('CLUSTER')
[main] [ 2010-04-20 12:47:24.416 BST ] [UsmcaLogger.logInfo:141] CREATE DISKGROUP SQL: CREATE DISKGROUP CLUSTER EXTERNAL REDUNDANCY DISK '\\.\ORCLDISKCLUSTER1' ATTRIBUTE 'compatible.asm'='11.2.0.0.0'
[main] [ 2010-04-20 12:47:24.418 BST ] [SQLEngine.done:2167] Done called
[main] [ 2010-04-20 12:47:24.420 BST ] [UsmcaLogger.logException:171] SEVERE:method oracle.sysman.assistants.usmca.backend.USMDiskGroupManager:createDiskGroups
[main] [ 2010-04-20 12:47:24.421 BST ] [UsmcaLogger.logException:172] ORA-15100: invalid or missing diskgroup name

[main] [ 2010-04-20 12:47:24.421 BST ] [UsmcaLogger.logException:173] oracle.sysman.assistants.util.sqlEngine.SQLFatalErrorException: ORA-15100: invalid or missing diskgroup name

Cause

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