Can't Relink ODM library After Upgrade To ORA-15181: symbol [odm_mkdir] not found in library odm library.

(Doc ID 1608033.1)

Last updated on MARCH 20, 2017

Applies to:

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


Starting instance up fails with ORA-15181 error because can not relink ODM library.


 Upgrade to

Before upgrade were able to relink as follows:

■ Change to the $ORACLE_HOME/lib directory, enter:
# cd $ORACLE_HOME/lib
■ Take backup of, enter.
# mv`date '+%m_%d_%y-%H_%M_%S'`
■ Link with Veritas ODM library, enter:
# ln -s /opt/VRTSodm/lib64/

After upgrade get error ORA-15181: symbol [odm_mkdir] not found in library odm library


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