CRS-10051:CVU found following errors with Clusterware setup : User "grid" does not belong to group "dba" (Doc ID 1505586.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Continuous message is been reported on cluster alert log

[client(32013)]CRS-10051:CVU found following errors with Clusterware setup : User "grid" does not belong to group "dba" on node "<node_name>"
User "grid" does not belong to group "dba" on node "rac-db01"
2012-11-12 19:47:29.826
[client(2790)]CRS-10051:CVU found following errors with Clusterware setup : User "grid" does not belong to group "dba" on node "<node_name>"
User "grid" does not belong to group "dba" on node "rac-db01"
2012-11-13 01:47:31.544

Changes

 What we found from the /etc/group that the grid user is not part of "dba" group,which is not mandatory as per the Grid infrastructure installation documents.

[grid@RAC-DB02 rac-db02]$ more /etc/group | grep grid
asmadmin:x:54323:grid
asmdba:x:54324:grid,oracle
asmoper:x:54325:grid
[grid@RAC-DB02 rac-db02]$ more /etc/group | grep dba
dba:x:54322:oracle
asmdba:x:54324:grid,oracle
[grid@RAC-DB02 rac-db02]$

Cause

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