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Instance Startup on Second Node is Failing With ORA-19808 (Doc ID 1481209.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2022

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- Startup of the Instance on second RAC node is failing with below errors: 

srvctl start instance -d <DB_NAME> -i <INSTANCE_NAME2>

PRKP-1001 : Error starting instance <INSTANCE_NAME2> on node <HOSTNAME2>
CRS-0215: Could not start resource 'ora.<DB_NAME>.<INSTANCE_NAME2>.inst'

- Tried to start from sqlplus and it is failing with below errors: 

sqlplus / as sysdba

SQL*Plus: Release - Production on Mon Aug 6 10:45:16 2012

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Connected to:
Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release - 64bit Production
With the Partitioning, Real Application Clusters, OLAP, Data Mining
and Real Application Testing options

SQL> startup

ORACLE instance started.

Total System Global Area 1302769664 bytes
Fixed Size 2159392 bytes
Variable Size 989859040 bytes
Database Buffers 301989888 bytes
Redo Buffers 8761344 bytes
ORA-01105: mount is incompatible with mounts by other instances
ORA-19808: recovery destination parameter mismatch


- db_recovery_file_dest & db_recovery_file_dest_size parametes are having same value on both the nodes.
- spfile is same as what is specified in OCR.




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