DBCA Fails With ORA-15243 (Doc ID 1460997.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.0.7 version, STORAGE

When attempting to create database or query gv$asm_diskgroup,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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ORA-12801: error signaled in parallel query server PZ99, instance dchilcmsdb2.hq.navteq.com:+ASM2 (2)
ORA-15243: 11.2.0.0.0 is not a valid version number


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Previously had 11GR2 installed and configured. Removed this installation then installed 11.1.0.7 and created diskgroups using some of the same disks previously used.
2. Attempt to create database and receive the errors. Drop the newly created diskgroups and query the view still get same errors.


BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot create new database.

Changes

 Removed 11.2.0.1 installation and installed 11.1.0.7 software without cleaning up all of the diskgroup information from previous installation.

Cause

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