Too many core files under gridhome/bin directory (Doc ID 2246829.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Standalone setup on 11.2.0.4

Generating too many core files under Grid home, causing File System out of space

/u01/oracle/grid/11.2.0/bin
-rw------- 1 oracle oinstall 5804032 Mar 14 11:29 core.37122
-rw------- 1 oracle oinstall 5804032 Mar 14 11:30 core.37300
-rw------- 1 oracle oinstall 5804032 Mar 14 11:31 core.37504
-rw------- 1 oracle oinstall 5804032 Mar 14 11:32 core.37669
-rw------- 1 oracle oinstall 5804032 Mar 14 11:33 core.37936

Changes

 Binaries were copied/cloned from other working node

Cause

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