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CRSD Fails to Start With Error: ORA-27300: OS system dependent operation:getgrnam_r failed with status: 0 (Doc ID 1495267.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
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11gR2 GI resource ora.crsd is OFFLINE. 'crsctl start res ora.crsd -init' command succeeded but 'crsctl stat res -t -init' shows ora.crsd status as offline.

$ crsctl start res ora.crsd -init
CRS-2672: Attempting to start 'ora.crsd' on 'pluto2'
CRS-2676: Start of 'ora.crsd' on 'pluto2' succeeded

$ crsctl stat res -t -init
NAME           TARGET  STATE        SERVER                   STATE_DETAILS
Cluster Resources

     1        ONLINE  OFFLINE

Also, crsd.bin process is not running as confirmed by "ps -ef| grep crsd.bin"


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