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Disconnected NFS Mount Point Causes Instance to Hang on AIX (Doc ID 1445600.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (32-bit)


An NFS-mounted file system was unavailable, causing the database instance to hang until the mount point was restored.  Clients cannot log on to the database instance.  However, this file system is not used within the database.


The remote file system has become unavailable.


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