acfsroot install fails with "ACFS-9109: oracleoks.ko driver failed to load"

(Doc ID 1620905.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Linux x86-64


roothas.log reported the following errors:

2014-01-29 10:34:55: Executing '/oracle/grid/11204/bin/acfsroot install'
2014-01-29 10:34:55: Executing cmd: /oracle/grid/11204/bin/acfsroot install
2014-01-29 10:35:06: Command output:
>  ACFS-9300: ADVM/ACFS distribution files found.
>  ACFS-9307: Installing requested ADVM/ACFS software.
>  ACFS-9308: Loading installed ADVM/ACFS drivers.
>  ACFS-9321: Creating udev for ADVM/ACFS.
>  ACFS-9323: Creating module dependencies - this may take some time.
>  ACFS-9154: Loading 'oracleoks.ko' driver.
>  FATAL: Error inserting oracleoks (/lib/modules/3.0.101-0.8-default/extra/usm/oracleoks.ko): Invalid module format
>  ACFS-9109: oracleoks.ko driver failed to load.
>  ACFS-9428: Message 9428 not found;  product=usm; facility=acfs
>  ACFS-9310: ADVM/ACFS installation failed.
>End Command output
2014-01-29 10:35:06: /oracle/grid/11204/bin/acfsroot install ... failed
2014-01-29 10:35:06: USM driver install status is 0
2014-01-29 10:35:06: USM driver install actions failed


CT kernel version "3.0.101-0.8-default" and CT on SELS11 SP3.


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