Failover Setup of GoldenGate Fails With CRS-2527 CRS-2525 Because of a Hard Dependency

(Doc ID 1404647.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.1.1.1.9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle GoldenGate (OGG) fails configuring failover

Steps to Reproduce

Configured the vip, agent and the app.
The cluster ware is unable to start the mgr while attempting to configure failover with errors as follows:

      CRS-2527: Unable to start 'gdcx01-ggatemgr' because it has a 'hard' dependency on 'gdcx01-ggatevip'

      CRS-2525: All instances of the resource 'gdcx01-ggatevip' are already running;
       relocate is not allowed because the force option was not specified

Cause

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