AIX: crsd fails to start with gipc malloc error (Doc ID 1947586.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Grid Infrastructure crsd is not starting with the following errr in crsd.log: 

2014-11-22 02:57:39.579: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipcWaitContextInit: failed to create wait container
2014-11-22 02:57:39.579: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipcWaitContextInit: slos op : sgipcwContainerCreate
2014-11-22 02:57:39.579: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipcWaitContextInit: slos dep : Not enough space (12)
2014-11-22 02:57:39.579: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipcWaitContextInit: slos loc : sgipcAlloc
2014-11-22 02:57:39.579: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipcWaitContextInit: slos info: alloc container
2014-11-22 02:57:39.580: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipcWaitF [gipchaWorkerCheckNetwork : gipchaWorkerThread.c : 553]: EXCEPTION[ ret gipcretFail (1) ] failed to wait on obj 111eab8d0 [0000000000000176] { gipcContainer : numObj 1, objFlags 0x0 }, reqList 111ea7508, nreq 30, creq 111ea8c7c timeout 10 ms, flags 0x40000000
2014-11-22 02:57:39.580: [GIPCHTHR][2314] gipchaWorkerCheckNetwork: error while waiting on container ret gipcretFail (1), hctx 110ea8b10 [0000000000000010] { gipchaContext : host 'mx0000001670049', name '5273-83ab-32a4-93bb', luid '840f70f4-00000000', numNode 0, numInf 1, usrFlags 0x0, flags 0x1 }
2014-11-22 02:57:39.580: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipclibMalloc: failed to allocate 40960 bytes, cowork 111ea6b78, ret gipcretOutOfMemory (28)
2014-11-22 02:57:39.580: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipcWaitF [gipchaWorkerCheckNetwork : gipchaWorkerThread.c : 553]: EXCEPTION[ ret gipcretOutOfMemory (28) ] failed to wait on obj 111eab8d0 [0000000000000176] { gipcContainer : numObj 1, objFlags 0x0 }, reqList 111ea7508, nreq 30, creq 111ea8c7c timeout 10 ms, flags 0x40000000
2014-11-22 02:57:39.580: [GIPCHTHR][2314] gipchaWorkerCheckNetwork: error while waiting on container ret gipcretOutOfMemory (28), hctx 110ea8b10 [0000000000000010] { gipchaContext : host 'mx0000001670049', name '5273-83ab-32a4-93bb', luid '840f70f4-00000000', numNode 0, numInf 1, usrFlags 0x0, flags 0x1 }
2014-11-22 02:57:39.580: [GIPCXCPT][2314] gipclibMalloc: failed to allocate 40960 bytes, cowork 111ea6b78, ret gipcretOutOfMemory (28)

  

Cause

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