DBCA fails with PRCN-2043 when creating a RAC One database. (Doc ID 1394883.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 11, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


RAC One database creation using DBCA fails with PRCN-2043 when there are multiple network resources registered:

crsctl stat res -t
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
NAME                      TARGET         STATE        SERVER       STATE_DETAILS
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
ora.net1.network          ONLINE         ONLINE       lnxrac1
                          ONLINE         ONLINE       lnxrac2
ora.net2.network          ONLINE         ONLINE       lnxrac1
                          ONLINE         ONLINE       lnxrac2


From DBCA trace file:

[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.010 EST ]
[InstanceStepOPS.executeImpl:983] creating service name for RAC One Node db  <<<<
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.030 EST ] [Util.<init>:95] Util Instance created.
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.030 EST ] [Version.isPre:528] version to be checked 11.2.0.3.0 major version to check against10
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.030 EST ] [Version.isPre:539] isPre.java: Returning FALSE
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.031 EST ] [OCR.loadLibrary:312] Inside constructor of OCR
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.031 EST ] [OCR.isCluster:952] Calling OCRNative for isCluster()
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.031 EST ] [OCR.isCluster:956] OCR Result status = true
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.031 EST ] [OCR.isCluster:968] Bolean result = true
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.082 EST ]
[InstanceStepOPS.executeImpl:1012] PRCN-2043 : Multiple network resources ora.net1.network,ora.net2.network exist on the cluster
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.082 EST ] [BasicStep.configureSettings:304] messageHandler being set=oracle.sysman.assistants.util.UIMessageHandler@225bcd91
[Thread-188] [ 2012-01-12 17:55:20.082 EST ]
[BasicStep.configureSettings:304] messageHandler being set=oracle.sysman.assistants.util.UIMessageHandler@225bcd91 oracle.sysman.assistants.util.step.StepExecutionException: PRCN-2043 :
Multiple network resources ora.net1.network,ora.net2.network exist on the cluster


The error appears to be happening when DBCA tries to register  the RAC One DB service with the clusterware.

Cause

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