Failed to start resource ora.proxy_advm in Flex ASM (Doc ID 1914700.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 18, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 2.6.32-431 kernel -  Linux lnbroras01 2.6.32-431.17.1.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Fri Apr 11 17:27:00 EDT 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

 Unable to run ASMCA  in 12.1.0.1 with Flex ASM

srvctl start asm -proxy -n lnbroras01
PRCR-1001 : Resource ora.proxy_advm does not exist

 Environment  has been upgraded to 12.1.0.1 but  not able to access ACFS and ASM proxy instance

Changes

If acfsroot install fails with below error 

./acfsroot install
ACFS-9300: ADVM/ACFS distribution files found.
ACFS-9118: oracleadvm.ko driver in use - cannot unload.
FATAL: Module oracleadvm is in use.
ACFS-9119: oracleadvm.ko driver failed to unload.
ACFS-9427: Failed to unload ADVM/ACFS drivers. A system reboot is recommended.


Reboot the server and rerun the below steps

#> <Grid Infrastructure Oracle Home>/bin/acfsroot install
#> <Grid Infrastructure Oracle Home>/bin/acfsroot enable
$>  <Grid Infrastructure Oracle Home>/bin/srvctl add asm -proxy

 

Cause

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