ORA-15081: failed to submit an I/O operation to a disk (Doc ID 1297099.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 02-Apr-2014***

Symptoms

2 node - 11.2.0.1.0 (asm) - 11.2.0.1.0 (db) - Linux x86-64 (RHEL5) - ASMLIB

Following errors show in the alert log of a 11.2.0.1.0 RAC database instance:

Fri Jun 25 12:00:02 2010
Errors in file /u01/app/oracle/diag/rdbms/travprd/TRAVPRD2/trace/TRAVPRD2_ora_30217.trc:
ORA-15186: ASMLIB error function = [asm_init], error = [18446744073709551611], mesg = [Driver not installed]  
ERROR: error ORA-15186 caught in ASM I/O path
Errors in file /u01/app/oracle/diag/rdbms/travprd/TRAVPRD2/trace/TRAVPRD2_ora_30217.trc:
ORA-00202: control file: '+DATA1/travprd/controlfile/current.256.716828627'
ORA-15081: failed to submit an I/O operation to a disk


No errors on the alert logs from any of the clustered 11.2.0.1.0 ASM instances.

Cause

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