ORA-00204,ORA-00202,ORA-27072 IBM AIX RISC System/6000 Error: 9: Bad file number
(Doc ID 1326326.1)
Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 184.108.40.206 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
When the following is query is issued you see the following:
SQL> select group#||','||members||' , '||status from v$log order by 1;
select group#||','||members||' , '||status from v$log order by 1
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-00204: error in reading (block 1, # blocks 1) of control file
ORA-00202: control file: '<path>control_01b.ctl'
ORA-27072: File I/O error
IBM AIX RISC System/6000 Error: 9: Bad file number
Additional information: 7
Additional information: 1
Additional information: -1
Moving the controlfile to another mount point does not fix the issue, nor does completely dropping and recreating the controlfiles.
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