Startup gives ORA-3113 and Alert Log file not being appended (Doc ID 1498721.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Aug-2016***

Symptoms

Starting up the database gives the following error :

 

 

Cause

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