CRS-4666: Could not find node <node name> to unpin (Doc ID 1970969.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Grid Infrastructure "olsnodes" command shows deleted node as "Inactive Pinned":

# olsnodes -s -t
rac01 Active Unpinned
rac02 Active Unpinned
rac03 Inactive Pinned

 

Attempted to unpin or delete but fails as well: 

# crsctl unpin css -n rac03
CRS-4666: Could not find node rac03 to unpin.
CRS-4000: Command Unpin failed, or completed with errors.

 

If the scenario exists during upgrade, rootupgrade.sh fails:

Unable to create the directory "/u01/app/oracle" specified for diagnostic_dest parameter on nodes "rac03". Make sure that the parent directory is writable and retry.

ASM rolling upgrade action failed, see logs for details

 

Cause

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