ORA-15038: Disk '' Mismatch on 'Sector Size' with Target Disk Group [4096] [512] Using 4K SECTOR_SIZE Disks (Doc ID 1938112.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 29, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Adding new disks to the existing diskgroups, fails with the ORA-15038 error as follows:

 

Cause

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