Node 2 startup failure - Unable to discover voting file due to ASMLIB ORA-15183 error (Doc ID 1575822.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Relevance checked on 17-Jan-2015

Symptoms

 

Node 2 of two node cluster failed to start as the voting file could not be discovered.

2013-08-10 05:09:59.508: [    CSSD][4195387712]###################################
2013-08-10 05:09:59.508: [    CSSD][4195387712]clssscExit: CSSD aborting from thread GMClientListener
2013-08-10 05:09:59.508: [    CSSD][4195387712]###################################
2013-08-10 05:09:59.508: [    CSSD][4195387712](:CSSSC00012:)clssscExit: A fatal error occurred and the CSS daemon is terminating abnormally
2013-08-10 05:09:59.508: [    CSSD][4195387712]clssgmUpdateEventValue: CmInfo State  val 0, changes 1
2013-08-10 05:09:59.508: [ GIPCLIB][4195387712] gipclibMapSearch: gipcMapSearch() -> gipcMapGetNodeAddr() failed: ret:gipcretKeyNotFound (36), ht:0x15b12900, idxPtr:0x2abdf8f928c0, key:0x2abdfa0ed9a0, flags:0x0
2013-08-10 05:09:59.508: [GIPCXCPT][4195387712] gipcObjectLookupF [gipcPostF : gipc.c : 2008]: search found no matching oid 0000000000000000, ret gipcretKeyNotFound (36), ret gipcretInvalidObject (3)
2013-08-10 05:09:59.508: [GIPCXCPT][4195387712] gipcPostF [clssgmCMShutdown : clssgm.c : 3888]: EXCEPTION[ ret gipcretInvalidObject (3) ]  failed to post obj 0000000000000000, flags 0x0
2013-08-10 05:10:03.584: [    GPNP][4197931328]clsgpnp_profileCallUrlInt: [at clsgpnp.c:2104] get-profile call to url "ipc://GPNPD_modn-rac02" disco "" [f=0 claimed- host: cname: seq: auth:]
2013-08-10 05:10:03.592: [    GPNP][4197931328]clsgpnp_profileCallUrlInt: [at clsgpnp.c:2234] Result: (0) CLSGPNP_OK. Successful get-profile CALL to remote "ipc://GPNPD_modn-rac02" disco ""
2013-08-10 05:10:03.592: [    CSSD][4197931328]clssnmReadDiscoveryProfile: voting file discovery string()
2013-08-10 05:10:03.592: [    CSSD][4197931328]clssnmvDDiscThread: using discovery string  for initial discovery
2013-08-10 05:10:03.592: [   SKGFD][4197931328]Discovery with str::

2013-08-10 05:10:03.592: [   SKGFD][4197931328]UFS discovery with ::

2013-08-10 05:10:03.592: [   SKGFD][4197931328]OSS discovery with ::

2013-08-10 05:10:03.593: [   SKGFD][4197931328]Discovery skipping bad asmlib :ASM:/opt/oracle/extapi/64/asm/orcl/1/libasm.so:

2013-08-10 05:10:03.593: [    CSSD][4197931328]clssnmvDiskVerify: Successful discovery of 0 disks
2013-08-10 05:10:03.593: [    CSSD][4197931328]clssnmCompleteInitVFDiscovery: Completing initial voting file discovery
2013-08-10 05:10:03.593: [    CSSD][4197931328]clssnmvFindInitialConfigs: No voting files found
2013-08-10 05:10:03.593: [    CSSD][4197931328](:CSSNM00070:)clssnmCompleteInitVFDiscovery: Voting file not found. Retrying discovery in 15 seconds

 

Found ASMLIB errors in ASM alert log.

Errors in file /u01/app/11.2.0/grid/log/diag/asm/+asm/+ASM2/trace/+ASM2_rbal_23598.trc:
ORA-15183: ASMLIB initialization error [driver/agent not installed]
WARNING: FAILED to load library: /opt/oracle/extapi/64/asm/orcl/1/libasm.so

 

Cause

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