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Grid Infrastructure (GI) Crashes and Fails to Start After "/var/tmp" Directory Was Removed as ohasd Can Not Create Named Pipe (Doc ID 1567797.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

11gR2 Grid Infrastructure crashes and can not start, "crsctl start crs" reports:

OHASD START FAILS WITH ERROR CREATING THE NAMED PIPE

In certain situations, Clusterware startup error with below lines logged in alert log

alertracnode1.log (inside <Grid Infrastructure Home>/log/<host name>/ohasd):

2018-06-10 15:38:24.534
[client(15165)]CRS-2101:The OLR was formatted using version 3.
2018-06-10 15:38:25.134
[client(15201)]CRS-1001:The OCR was formatted using version 3.
[client(15276)]CRS-10001:CRS-6021: No msg for has:crs-6021 [l][unlimited]


ohasdOUT.log indicates error creating the named pipe

ohasdOUT.log (inside <Grid Infrastructure Home>/log/<host name>/ohasd):

OHASD stderr redirected to ohasdOUT.log
2018-06-10 15:38:31  
Changing directory to /oragi/app/grid/11.2.0.3/log/racnode1/ohasd
OHASD starting
Error creating the named pipe: Permission denied


 

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