hp-ux: Database Instance Startup is Slow in 11gR2 as DBW0 Has High Wait "Disk file operations I/O"
Last updated on JUNE 26, 2015
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
HP-UX PA-RISC (64-bit)
Database instance startup is much slower after upgraded from pre-11gR2 to 11gR2, likely symptoms are:
- dbw0 high wait on "Disk file operations I/O"
- dbw0 call stack
.. system diskown_partinfo diskown_get_owner skgfrlvmchk ..
.. lstat ftw _devnm diskown_target_path diskown_get_owner skgfrlvmchk ..
- Large number of raw device being used for database
- DBW0 could hold CF enqueue and block others
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