Setting the storage.type to 'AXIOM' fails with ORA-15285 (Doc ID 1555608.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

To enable Hybrid Columnar Compresstion(HCC) on AXIOM pillar storage, we need to set the storage.type attribute to AXIOM, and this could fail with ORA-15285

 

SQL> alter diskgroup DATA_DM01 set attribute 'storage.type'='AXIOM';
alter diskgroup DATA_DM01 set attribute 'storage.type'='AXIOM'

ORA-15032: not all alterations performed
ORA-15242: could not set attribute storage.type
ORA-15287: could not set disk group attribute storage.type due to incompatible disks
ORA-15285: disk '/dev/oracleasm/disks/DISK1' violates disk group attribute storage.type

 

Cause

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