SRVCTL fails to Start a Database Instance with errors: PRCR-1013 PRCR-1064 ORA-1078 ORA-1565 ORA-17503

(Doc ID 1620828.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2018

Applies to:

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


An attempt to use srvctl to start a database instance fails with the following errors:

   $ srvctl start instance -d prod -i prod1
   PRCR-1013 : Failed to start resource
   PRCR-1064 : Failed to start resource on node oracle-node1
   CRS-5017: The resource action " start" encountered the following error:
   ORA-01078: failure in processing system parameters
   ORA-01565: error in identifying file '+DATA/prod/spfileprod.ora'
   ORA-17503: ksfdopn:2 Failed to open file +DATA/prod/spfileprod.ora
   ORA-15056: additional error message
   ORA-17503: ksfdopn:2 Failed to open file +DATA/prod/spfileprod.ora
   ORA-15001: diskgroup "DATA" does not exist or is not mounted
   ORA-06512: at line 4
   . For details refer to "(:CLSN00107:)" in "/u01/app/11.2.0/grid/log/oracle-node1/agent/crsd/oraagent_oracle/oraagent_oracle.log".

   CRS-2674: Start of '' on 'oracle-node1' failed

All instances related to this database fail to start in the same way.


The database SPFILE has just been moved to different ASM DiskGroup (from DATA to DBFILES)


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