ASMCA Returns Pre Upgrade Error"Oracle Grid Infrastructure Is Not Configured Properly

(Doc ID 1466043.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2012

Applies to:

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


On : version, STORAGE

When attempting to upgrade from 10.2 to 11.2,
the following error occurs.

Oracle Grid Infrastructure is not configured properly. ASMCA needs Oracle Grid Infrastructure to configure ASM."
ASMCA logfile indicates that ASMCA "Failed to execute command. Command = [/grid/oracle/product/11.2.0/srvm/admin/getcrsh
ome] env = null error = []

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Have an existing 10.2 RAC installation.
2. Attempt to upgrade to
3. Experience the error.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot upgrade from 10.2 to


 Upgrade from 10.2 to


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