ASM RBAL Process Hangs On “ioctl” During ASM Upgrade To 11.2.0.3 Release. (Doc ID 1539717.1)

Last updated on MARCH 29, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

1) ASM RBAL process was hanging on “ioctl” during an ASM upgrade to 11.2.0.3 release.

 

2) The asm_rbal_+ASM (e.g. PID 7237) process hangs and cannot be killed.

 

Cause

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