"lsdsk -I" cannot find any disks when the ASM instance is down (Doc ID 1996078.1)

Last updated on MAY 07, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When ASM instance is not up and running, asmcmd lsdsk command returns no rows

grid@node1:/home/grid] asmcmd
Connected to an idle instance.
ASMCMD> lsdsk              
ASMCMD>                     <--------------------------- Nothing returns 


Cause

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