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ORA-15181 starting instance after node reboot (Doc ID 1233293.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After a node reboot, the startup of an Oracle database on OpenVMS Alpha failed with the following message in the alert log:

USER: terminating instance due to error 15181

The batch startup log shows:

17:03:48 set echo on> startup open "DBPROD"
ORA-15181: Symbol [odm_registermem] not found in library odm library, error
[%LIB-E-KEYNOTFOU, key not found ] 17:03:52 set echo on>

The database startup was issued a second time, and the instance started normally.




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