CHM Fails to start in 11.2.0.2 (ora.crf is offline)

(Doc ID 1319625.1)

Last updated on MAY 07, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.2 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Linux x86
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Linux x86-64
The ora.crf (CHM) resource is offline and fails to start with a new installation of 11.2.0.2 Grid Infrastructure.

Symptoms

The ora.crf resource is offline and fails to start.  Manually starting the resource with crsctl start res ora.crf -init does return success but the resource remains offline.

The crfmond.log found in $GI_HOME/log/<nodename>/crfmond shows:

2010-11-16 15:38:55.316: [ CRFMOND][2011650704]Error getting DISK info
2010-11-16 15:38:55.316: [ CRFMOND][2011650704]OSD error:
op="/sys/block/cciss/c0d0/stat" loc="fail:fill_al" other="SLOS: cat=-5,
opn=open failed, dep=2, loc=SlfFopen1
çwE+
" dep="2"

Changes

New installation of 11.2.0.2 Grid Infrastructure.

Cause

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