Exadata: Add Failgroup Operation Fails with "ORA-15037: disk … is smaller than minimum of 16 MBs" (Doc ID 2204827.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 17, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.1.2.0 to 12.1.2.2.3 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Adding 12 griddisks (cell01 failgroup) back to the RECOEXA diskgroup fails with the ORA-15037 error:



Cause

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