Root.sh is failing bpfopen:22,o, OS error: 22 BIOCSBLEN request with size 32768 (Doc ID 2062690.1)

Last updated on MARCH 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While doing installation on 2 node rac root.sh was failing on node 2.

 

orarootagent_ohasd.trc
====================


..
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:01.788978 :CLSFRAME:2572: {0:1:11} Worker thread is exiting in TM [MultiThread] to meet the desired count of 4. New count is 4
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:15.935275 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} failed to create arp
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:15.935414 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} (null) category: -2, operation: ioctl, loc: bpfopen:22,o, OS error: 22, other: ARP device /dev/bpf0, interface en1, BIOCSBLEN r >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>..
[20:18:58]equest with size 32768 >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:15.935463 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} Arp::sCreateSocket {
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:15.935677 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} Arp::sCreateSocket }
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:15.935736 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} ProcessInitial, ip '', subnetNum 0, numSubnets 1, generateIp 1
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:15.935854 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} HAIP: subnetRange 0
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:16.437281 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} Failed to check 169.254.xxx.xx on en1
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:16.437330 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} (null) category: 0, operation: , loc: , OS error: 0, other:
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:16.437373 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} Starting Probe for ip 169.254.xxx.xx
[20:18:58]2015-10-02 17:42:16.437438 : USRTHRD:3860: {0:9:3} Transitioning to Probe State

 

 OR,

 

2017-02-21 14:48:20.278 [OCTSSD(2818510)]CRS-2407: The new Cluster Time Synchronization Service reference node is host xxxxxx.
2017-02-21 14:48:54.760 [ORAROOTAGENT(2883948)]CRS-5029: Agent failed to initialize ARP devices required for starting the HAIP resource <--------------------------------
2017-02-21 14:49:14.260 [ORAROOTAGENT(2883948)]CRS-5818: Aborted command 'start' for resource 'ora.cluster_interconnect.haip'. Details at (:CRSAGF00113:) {0:9:3} in /u01/app/oracle/diag/crs/xxxxxx/crs/trace/ohasd_orarootagent_root.trc.
2017-02-21 14:49:14.408 [ORAROOTAGENT(2883948)]CRS-5017: The resource action "ora.cluster_interconnect.haip start" encountered the following error:
2017-02-21 14:49:14.408+Start action for HAIP aborted. For details refer to "(:CLSN00107:)" in "/u01/app/oracle/diag/crs/xxxxxx/crs/trace/ohasd_orarootagent_root.trc".
2017-02-21 14:49:18.275 [OHASD(3998424)]CRS-2757: Command 'Start' timed out waiting for response from the resource 'ora.cluster_interconnect.haip'. Details at (:CRSPE00163:) {0:9:3} in /u01/app/oracle/diag/crs/xxxxxx/crs/trace/ohasd.trc.
2017-02-21 16:41:24.006 [MDNSD(3670654)]CRS-5602: mDNS service stopping by request.

 There was no duplicate device.

$ ls -ltr /dev/*|grep "42,"|more

We ran tcpdump -D ,it did not update bpf* devices timestamp .

Cause

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