ORA-01606: parameter not identical to that of another mounted instance

(Doc ID 2199809.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RAC instance not coming up during restart:

$ srvctl start instance -i orcl2 -d orcl
PRCR-1013 : Failed to start resource ora.orcl.db
PRCR-1064 : Failed to start resource ora.orcl.db on node rac2
CRS-5017: The resource action "ora.orcl.db start" encountered the following error:
ORA-01105: mount is incompatible with mounts by other instances
ORA-01606: parameter not identical to that of another mounted instance

 

Cause

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