cluvfy Fails with Error:"PRVE-0427 : Failed To Retrieve The Size Of In-memory File System Mounted As /dev/shm " (Doc ID 2243758.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Generic UNIX

Symptoms

The following cluvfy/runcluvfy  command fails with error prior to  installing Oracle grid infrastructure 12.1.0.2
./runcluvfy.sh stage -pre crsinst -fixupnoexec -n spar-ora-rac1-01,spar-ora-rac1-02

Starting check for /dev/shm mounted as temporary file system ...
ERROR:
PRVE-0427 : Failed to retrieve the size of in-memory file system mounted as /dev/shm on node ""
PRVE-0427 : Failed to retrieve the size of in-memory file system mounted as /dev/shm on node ""
PRVE-0427 : Failed to retrieve the size of in-memory file system mounted as /dev/shm on node ""
PRVE-0427 : Failed to retrieve the size of in-memory file system mounted as /dev/shm on node ""
Check for /dev/shm mounted as temporary file system failed

 

Cause

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