Grid Infrastructure Upgrade/Install CRSD fails to start on the 2nd node with "gipchaLowerProcessNode: no valid interfaces found to node" in crsd.log (Doc ID 1280234.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

11.2.0.2 grid infrastructure upgrade or install on >1 node cluster. The rootcrs.pl is failing and the following is found in the crsd.log

...
2010-11-29 10:52:38.603: [GIPCHALO][2314] gipchaLowerProcessNode: no valid interfaces found to node for 2614824036 ms, node 111ea99b0 { host 'racdb1', haName '1e0b-174e-37bc-a515', srcLuid 2612fa8e-3db4fcb7, dstLuid 00000000-00000000 numInf 0, contigSeq 0, lastAck 0, lastValidAck 0, sendSeq [55 : 55], createTime 2614768983, flags 0x4 }
2010-11-29 10:52:42.299: [ CRSMAIN][515] Policy Engine is not initialized yet!
2010-11-29 10:52:43.554: [ OCRMAS][3342]proath_connect_master:1: could not yet connect to master retval1 = 203, retval2 = 203
2010-11-29 10:52:43.554: [ OCRMAS][3342]th_master:110': Could not yet connect to new master [1]
2010-11-29 10:52:43.605: [GIPCHALO][2314] gipchaLowerProcessNode: no valid interfaces found to node for 2614829038 ms, node 111ea99b0 { host 'racdb1', haName '1e0b-174e-37bc-a515', srcLuid 2612fa8e-3db4fcb7, dstLuid 00000000-00000000 numInf 0, contigSeq 0, lastAck 0, lastValidAck 0, sendSeq [60 : 60], createTime 2614768983, flags 0x4 }
2010-11-29 10:52:43.754: [ OCRMAS][3342]proath_master:100b: Polling, connect to master not complete retval1 = 203, retval2 = 203
2010-11-29 10:52:43.955: [ OCRMAS][3342]proath_master:100b: Polling, connect to master not complete retval1 = 203, retval2 = 203
...
2010-11-29 11:13:49.817: [ OCRMAS][3342]proath_master:100b: Polling, connect to master not complete retval1 = 203, retval2 = 203
2010-11-29 11:13:50.018: [ OCRMAS][3342]proath_master:100b: Polling, connect to master not complete retval1 = 203, retval2 = 203
...


evmd.log shows:

2010-11-29 10:52:38.694: [ GIPCNET][2314] gipcmodNetworkProcessSend: slos op : sgipcnUdpSend
2010-11-29 10:52:38.694: [ GIPCNET][2314] gipcmodNetworkProcessSend: slos dep : Message too long (59)
2011-11-29 10:52:38.694: [ GIPCNET][2314] gipcmodNetworkProcessSend: slos loc : sendto

 

It is also possible to see this issue after node reboot in a previously working node.

In that case, ora.crsd will be in INTERMEDIATE status, with same messages as above in crsd.log:

 

Changes

Upgrade or install of 11.2.0.2 grid infrastructure on >1 node cluster

Cause

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