addNode.sh From RAC Home Fails With "SEVERE:Number of new nodes being added are not equal to number of new virtual nodes" (Doc ID 1193523.1)

Last updated on APRIL 08, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms


Adding one or more nodes to 11gR2 GI cluster, successfully extended GI home to the new nodes with addNode.sh from $GRID_HOME/oui/bin, however, while extending RAC database home to the new node(s) with addNode.sh from $DB_HOME/oui/bin, the following error is reported:

$ $DB_HOME/oui/bin/addNode.sh -silent "CLUSTER_NEW_NODES={new_nodename}"

SEVERE:Number of new nodes being added are not equal to number of new virtual nodes. Silent install cannot continue.

 

INFO: /oracle/11.2/db/oui/bin/../bin/lsnodes: error while loading shared libraries: libskgxn2.so: cannot open shared obje
ct file: No such file or directory
INFO: Vendor clusterware is not detected.
INFO: Error ocurred while retrieving node numbers of the existing nodes. Please check if clusterware home is properly config
ured.
SEVERE: Error ocurred while retrieving node numbers of the existing nodes. Please check if clusterware home is properly configured.

 

Cause

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