[INS-20802] Creating Container Database For Oracle Grid Infrastructure Management Repository Failed (Doc ID 1940246.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Upgrading to Grid Infrastructure 12.1.0.2, root script succeeded on all nodes but GIMR creaton failed during OUI plugin:

[INS-20802] creating container database for Oracle Grid Infrastructure Management Repository Failed

 

installActions2014-10-24_01-32-15PM.log

INFO: Started Plugin named: Creating Container Database for Oracle Grid Infrastructure Management Repository
INFO: Found associated job
INFO: Starting 'Creating Container Database for Oracle Grid Infrastructure Management Repository'
INFO: Starting 'Creating Container Database for Oracle Grid Infrastructure Management Repository'
INFO: MgmtDBCDBInternalPlugin: ... adding </oui_internal>
INFO: Executing MGMTDBCDB
INFO: Command /u01/app/12.1.0.2/grid/bin/dbca -silent -createDatabase -createAsContainerDatabase true -templateName MGMTSeed_Database.dbc -sid -MGMTDB -gdbName _mgmtdb -storageType ASM -diskGroupName GRID -datafileJarLocation /u01/app/12.1.0.2/grid/assistants/dbca/templates -characterset AL32UTF8 -autoGeneratePasswords -skipUserTemplateCheck -oui_internal
INFO: ... GenericInternalPlugIn.handleProcess() entered.
INFO: ... GenericInternalPlugIn: getting configAssistantParmas.
INFO: ... GenericInternalPlugIn: checking secretArguments.
INFO: No arguments to pass to stdin
INFO: ... GenericInternalPlugIn: starting read loop.
INFO: Read: Look at the log file "/u01/app/oracle/cfgtoollogs/dbca/_mgmtdb.log" for further details.
WARNING: Skipping line: Look at the log file "/u01/app/oracle/cfgtoollogs/dbca/_mgmtdb.log" for further details.
INFO: End of argument passing to stdin
INFO: Completed Plugin named: Creating Container Database for Oracle Grid Infrastructure Management Repository
INFO: Creating Container Database for Oracle Grid Infrastructure Management Repository failed.
INFO: Creating Container Database for Oracle Grid Infrastructure Management Repository failed.

 

/u01/app/oracle/cfgtoollogs/dbca/_mgmtdb.log

Location +GRID does not exist.

Validation of server pool succeeded.

 

/u01/app/oracle/cfgtoollogs/dbca/trace.log_OraGI12Home1_2014-10-24_02-56-44-PM

[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.139 EDT ] [StorageSpaceCheck.validate:165] +GRID isACFSMountPoint: false
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.140 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] /u01/app/12.1.0.2/grid/bin/kfod
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.140 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] nohdr=TRUE
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.140 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] OP=GROUPS
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.140 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] status=true
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.141 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] asmcompatibility=true dbcompatibility=true
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.488 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:372] Kfod result
kgfnInitDiag: diagctx=0xf473b0
kgfn_get_beqinfo: publen=84, vlen=16
30708 9865 NORMAL GRID 10.1.0.0.0 11.2.0.0.0
1573860 388826 EXTERN DG01 10.1.0.0.0 11.2.0.0.0
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.490 EDT ] [ASMUtils.loadDiskGroups:1044] Loading the diskgroups. exception using kfodError retrieving diskgroup using kfod utility, null
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.490 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] /u01/app/12.1.0.2/grid/bin/kfod
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.491 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] nohdr=TRUE
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.491 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] OP=GROUPS
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.491 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] status=true
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.491 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:361] asmcompatibility=true dbcompatibility=true
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.867 EDT ] [KfodUtil.kfodOutput:372] Kfod result
kgfnInitDiag: diagctx=0x179e3b0
kgfn_get_beqinfo: publen=84, vlen=16
30708 9865 NORMAL GRID 10.1.0.0.0 11.2.0.0.0
1573860 388826 EXTERN DG01 10.1.0.0.0 11.2.0.0.0
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.868 EDT ] [ASMUtils.loadDiskGroups:1044] Loading the diskgroups. exception using kfodError retrieving diskgroup using kfod utility, null
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.868 EDT ] [ASMUtils.validateASMInstance:482] no diskgroups found
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.869 EDT ] [StorageSpaceCheck.validate:211] exception validating ASM instanceCould not validate ASM. Not a single diskgroup is mounted by ASM.
[main] [ 2014-10-24 14:56:51.871 EDT ] [Verifier.validateBackend:1033] Validation Result:
Location +GRID does not exist.



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