ORA-15295 While Creating a Database (Doc ID 1267616.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 12.1.0.1 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


You are trying to create a database from 11.2.0.2 RDBMS Home and it is failing with the following errors

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01501: CREATE DATABASE failed
ORA-00200: control file could not be created
ORA-00202: control file: '+DATA1/rafsd91/control01.ctl'
ORA-17502: ksfdcre:4 Failed to create file +DATA1/rafsd91/control01.ctl
ORA-15001: diskgroup "DATA1" does not exist or is not mounted
ORA-15064: communication failure with ASM instance
ORA-15295: ASM instance software version 11.2.0.1.0 less than client version 11.2.0.2.0

Cause

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