AIX: PRKC-1073 : Failed to Transfer Directory "/u01/app/crs/inventory" to Any of the Given Nodes

(Doc ID 1314406.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2]
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)


When applying patchset 10.2.0.x on top of CRS, the following error message is in installAction*.log

WARNING: Error while copying directory /u01/app/crs/inventory with exclude file list '/tmp/OraInstall2011-03-23_10-40-10AM/installExcludeFile.lst' to nodes 'racdb2'. [PRKC-1073 : Failed to transfer directory "/u01/app/crs/inventory" to any of the given nodes "racdb2 ".
Error on node racdb2:null]

As per SRVM traces, the following command failed:

(cd /u01/crs/oracle/product/10.2.0/crs/inventory && /usr/bin/find ./* -depth -print | /bin/cpio -oacEignore)|/usr/bin/ssh -o FallBackToRsh=no -o PasswordAuthentication=no -o StrictHostKeyChecking=yes -o NumberOfPasswordPrompts=0 coredb2 "(cd /u01/crs/oracle/product/10.2.0/crs/inventory &&/bin/cpio -idmuc)"

The error message:

[Thread-96] [6:5:7:409] [] ERROR>cpio: 0511-007 Cannot create Templates/install/rootupgrade; errno is 13.


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