PRVG-11503 : Path "/dev/<>" of type "Disk" is not suitable for usage as Oracle Clusterware storage for release "12.1" (Doc ID 2000768.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

12c CVU reports the following error:

$ runcluvfy.sh comp ssa -n racnode1,racnode2 -s /dev/mapper/asm005p1 -t ocr_vdisk -r 12.1 -verbose

Verifying shared storage accessibility

Checking shared storage accessibility...

ERROR: /dev/mapper/asm005p1
PRVG-11503 : Path "/dev/mapper/asm005" of type "Disk" is not suitable for usage as Oracle Clusterware storage for release "12.1". Supported storage types are "NFS, ASM Disk Group, OCFS2, VXFS".


Shared storage check failed on nodes "racnode1,racnode2"

Verification of shared storage accessibility was unsuccessful on all the specified nodes.

"ls" command shows it's a block device:

$ ls -lL /dev/mapper/asm005p1
brw-r----- 1 oracle dba 253, 16 Apr 18 11:26 /dev/mapper/asm005p1

 

Cause

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