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CRSCTL GEN_START_OPTIONS Shows Wrong State After Switchover (Doc ID 2012741.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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For the purposes of this document, the following fictitious environment is used as an example to describe the procedure:

Configuration: EECO1_01
Primary Database Name: EECO1_01
Standby Database Name: EECO1_02

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After Switchover SRVCTL shows correct start option i.e STAT_OPTION=Open on New Primary.
But crsctl GEN_START_OPTIONS still shows 'mount'. We can check the same status in crs log as well.

DGMGRL>  show configuration;

Configuration - EECO1_01

  Protection Mode: MaxAvailability
  Databases:
    EECO1_01 - Primary database
    EECO1_02 - Physical standby database

Fast-Start Failover: DISABLED

Configuration Status:
SUCCESS

$ crsctl stat res ora.eeco1_01.db -p |grep -i mode
USR_ORA_OPEN_MODE=open  <<<<<<<<<
USR_ORA_STOP_MODE=immediate

$ crsctl stat res ora.eeco1_01.db -p |grep -i gen_start
GEN_START_OPTIONS=
GEN_START_OPTIONS@SERVERNAME(<node name>)=mount  <<<<<<<<<<<Wrong option 'Mount'
GEN_START_OPTIONS@SERVERNAME(<node name>)=mount

Cause

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