Grid Infrastructure: ohasd Fails to Start (Doc ID 1157905.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When 11.2 CRS installation is complete, you run root.sh and it fails with:
...
Adding daemon to inittab
CRS-4124: Oracle High Availability Services startup failed.
CRS-4000: Command Start failed, or completed with errors.
ohasd failed to start: Inappropriate ioctl for device ...

Cause

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