Oracle ASM Instance Startup Without A SPFILE or PFILE (Doc ID 1520501.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 12, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

When trying to startup an 11.2.0.2 ASM instance, we have found that there is not a GPNP profile, spfile or pfile in the Oracle ASM instance home.

Please provide information, how the ASM instance can be started in this situation.
 

 

Solution

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