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Unable To Mount ACFS Filesystems After Upgrade To OL 6.7 (Doc ID 2170140.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After OL Upgrade from 6.3 to 6.7, mounting existing or creating new ACFS filesystem fails.

# mkfs.acfs -f /dev/asm/vol-325
mkfs.acfs: version =
mkfs.acfs: on-disk version = 39.0
mkfs.acfs: volume = /dev/asm/vol-325
mkfs.acfs: volume size = 10737418240
mkfs.acfs: Format complete.

# mount -t acfs /dev/asm/vol-325
mount.acfs: ACFS-00591: error found in volume disk header
mount.acfs: ACFS-02037: File system not created on a Linux system. Cannot


 OL Upgrade from 6.3 to 6.7


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