ACFS-9327 ACFS-9121 ACFS-9310: ADVM/ACFS installation failed

(Doc ID 1265276.1)

Last updated on MARCH 11, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Generic Linux
***Checked for relevance on 11-Mar-2013***

Symptoms

11.2.0.2 Grid Infrastructure (GI) root script (root.sh or rootupgrade.sh) fails:

ACFS-9323: Creating module dependencies - this may take some time.
FATAL: Module oracleoks not found.
FATAL: Module oracleadvm not found.
FATAL: Module oracleacfs not found.
ACFS-9327: Verifying ADVM/ACFS devices.
ACFS-9121: Failed to detect control device '/dev/asm/.asm_ctl_spec'.
ACFS-9310: ADVM/ACFS installation failed.
ACFS-9311: not all components were detected after the installation.

OR

ACFS-9390: The command 'echo '/lib/modules/2.6.32-100.20.1.el5/extra/usm/oracleadvm.ko /lib/modules/2.6.32-100.20.1.el5/extra/usm/oracleoks.ko /lib/modules/2.6.32-100.20.1.el5/extra/usm/oracleacfs.ko ' | /sbin/weak-modules --no-initrd --add-modules 2.6.32-100.26.2.el5 2>&1 |' returned unexpected output that may be important for system configuration:
Warning: Module oracleadvm.ko from kernel 2.6.32-100.20.1.el5 has no modversions, so it cannot be reused for kernel 2.6.18-164.0.0.0.1.el5

Warning: Module oracleoks.ko from kernel 2.6.32-100.20.1.el5 has no modversions, so it cannot be reused for kernel 2.6.18-164.0.0.0.1.el5
....

Warning: Module oracleacfs.ko from kernel 2.6.32-100.20.1.el5 has no modversions, so it cannot be reused for kernel 2.6.32-100.26.2.el5.debug

ACFS-9154: Loading 'oracleoks.ko' driver.
FATAL: Module oracleoks not found.
ACFS-9154: Loading 'oracleadvm.ko' driver.
FATAL: Module oracleadvm not found.
ACFS-9154: Loading 'oracleacfs.ko' driver.
FATAL: Module oracleacfs not found.
ACFS-9327: Verifying ADVM/ACFS devices.
ACFS-9156: Detecting control device '/dev/asm/.asm_ctl_spec'.
ACFS-9121: Failed to detect control device '/dev/asm/.asm_ctl_spec'.
ACFS-9310: ADVM/ACFS installation failed.
ACFS-9311: not all components were detected after the installation.
USM driver install actions failed

OR

ACFS-9459: ADVM/ACFS is not supported on this OS version: 'error: file /etc/SuSE-release: No such file or directory

OR

ACFS is not supported on oraclelinux-release-5-6.0.1 

OR

ACFS-9459: ADVM/ACFS is not supported on this OS version: '2.6.32-100.0.19.el5
2010-10-29 16:28:48: Executing cmd: /u01/app/11.2.0/grid/bin/acfsroot install
2010-10-29 16:29:53: Command output:
>  ACFS-9300: ADVM/ACFS distribution files found.
>  ACFS-9307: Installing requested ADVM/ACFS software.
>  ACFS-9308: Loading installed ADVM/ACFS drivers.
>  ACFS-9321: Creating udev for ADVM/ACFS.
>  ACFS-9323: Creating module dependencies - this may take some time.
>  FATAL: Module oracleoks not found.
>  FATAL: Module oracleadvm not found.
>  FATAL: Module oracleacfs not found.
>  ACFS-9327: Verifying ADVM/ACFS devices.
>  ACFS-9121: Failed to detect control device '/dev/asm/.asm_ctl_spec'.
>  ACFS-9310: ADVM/ACFS installation failed.
>  ACFS-9311: not all components were detected after the installation.
>End Command output
2010-10-29 16:29:53: /u01/app/11.2.0/grid/bin/acfsroot install ... failed

Cause

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