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

Last updated on JANUARY 24, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A 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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