9.2.0.8: ORA-17612: Failed to discover Oracle Disk Manager library, return value 1 (Doc ID 1678868.1)

Last updated on JUNE 06, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.8 to 9.2.0.8 [Release 9.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle RDBMS 9.2.0.8.
After upgrading Symantec Storage Foundation 5.0 to Storage Foundation 5.1 SP1 RP3 startup mount fails.

A soft link was created to the Veritas ODM libary before trying to start the 9.2 database.

The Alert log shows:


SQL> startup nomount
ORA-17612: Failed to discover Oracle Disk Manager library, return value 1
SQL> quit
Disconnected


Changes

 Symantec Storage foundation was upgraded from 5.0 to 5.1.

Cause

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