Oracle RAC Install: Runcluvfy.sh Fails With PRVF-5436 When Using NTP.CONF On Solaris 11 (Doc ID 1511006.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

Installing Oracle RAC 11.2.0.3, running on Solaris 11 64 bit platform, the following error occurs during install

NTP daemon slewing option check failed on some nodes
PRVF-5436 : The NTP daemon running on one or more nodes lacks the slewing option "'slewalways yes' & 'disable pll'"
Result: Clock synchronization check using Network Time Protocol(NTP) failed
PRVF-9652 : Cluster Time Synchronization Services check failed

Cause

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