KFED - ERROR!!! could not initialize the diag context

(Doc ID 1335596.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2018

Applies to:

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


kfed command shows the following error even though the running user has a proper permission on the target device.

$ kfed read /u02/oradata/asm_disk0
ERROR!!! could not initialize the diag context

$ id
uid=503(grid) gid=501(oinstall) groups=501(oinstall),504(asmadmin),505(asmoper),506(asmdba)

$ ls -l /u02/oradata/asm_disk0
-rwxrwxrwx 1 grid oinstall 2097152000 Jul 5 22:14 /u02/oradata/asm_disk0


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