DB Instance is terminated due to ORA-15064 after Server down (Doc ID 2196269.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

DB Instance of surviving node may be terminated due to ORA-15064 on RAC env after one Server Down.

Mon Apr 18 16:15:39 2016
Beginning instance recovery of 1 threads
Abort recovery for domain 0
ORA-38701 occurred during recovery, instance will be terminated
Mon Apr 18 16:15:39 2016
ORA-38701: Flashback database log 19 seq 236 thread 1: <file path of flashback log>
ORA-17503: ksfdopn:2 Failed to open file <file path of flashback log>
ORA-15064: Initialization parameters prevent client from being enabled.
SMON (ospid: 3355): terminating the instance due to error 38701

This problem may happen under following situations.

 

Cause

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