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SRVCTL and CLUVFY Commands Not Responsive (Doc ID 2223969.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


srvctl command is not responsive on some nodes of the cluster. This can happen with any version of srvctl.

cluvfy might also hang and not come to prompt and hang.

which srvctl  >> make sure you are using database home srvctl.

script /tmp/srvctl_trace.txt
srvctl unresponsive command.
export SRVM_TRACE=

From another session find the PID of the other session running the srvctl

ps -ef|grep srvctl

$ truss -o /tmp/srvctl_truss.txt -dealf -p <OS PID of srvctl process>





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