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How to map device name to ASMLIB disk (Doc ID 1098682.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Generic Linux


ASMLIB is a support library for the Automatic Storage Management (ASM) feature of the Oracle Database and is available for the Linux operating system. For the complete and up to date list of the platforms for which ASMLIB packages are available, please see Where to find ASMLib / oracleasm RPMs (Doc ID 559055.1).

When ASMLIB is used to manage ASM disks, the device path information is not presented in GV$ASM_DISK.PATH. This document shows how to tell the disk device name associated with the ASMLIB disk name.


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