Ora-01031 When Startup Nomount Pfile= On Windows Platform With Oracle RDBMS and GRID

(Doc ID 1466737.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Database Security

When attempting to start the database in nomount mode
the following error occurs.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install RDBMS on MS windows 2008R2
2. create the service
3. sqlplus / as sysdba
startup nomount pfile=...


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