Grid Infrastructure Fails To Start After Node Reboot as S98gcstartup is Holding the OS From Coming up Completely (Doc ID 1389156.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.1.2.0 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

11gR2 GI fails to start automatically after node reboot:

- Following are the GI startup related processes running in the system 

# ps -eaf | grep rc | grep -v grep
root 3551 1 0 Jun07 ? 00:00:00 /bin/bash /etc/rc.d/rc 3
root 5672 3551 0 Jun07 ? 00:00:00 /bin/sh /etc/rc3.d/S98gcstartup start

>> Note: S98gcstartup
stuck


# ps -eaf | grep ohasd | grep -v grep
root 5667 1 0 Jun07 ? 00:00:00 /opt/app/11.2.0.2/grid/bin/ohasd.bin reboot

>> Note: output missing the following:

root      2461     1  0  2011 ?        00:00:00 /bin/sh /etc/init.d/init.ohasd run



Changes

Customized OS login profile for the Grid Control Agent user.

Cause

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