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During "acfsroot install' in AIX: ACFS-11022: failed to configure device ofsctl, errno 17 (File exists) (Doc ID 1932081.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

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Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
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Cluster (2 nodes) --- 11204 -- IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit) 7.1

After upgrading Grid Infrastructure (GI) to, ACFS is not able to start (only on one node). Several retrials were done to remove and reinstall acfs, but these too failed.

As a last resort, followed manual steps from <Note:1621448.1> to remove the ACFS configuration. However, the 'acfsroot install' failed:




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