Startup Of one of instances of a RAC database fail with ORA-00119: invalid specification for system parameter REMOTE_LISTENER (Doc ID 2278285.1)

Last updated on JUNE 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Startup of one of the node is cluster databases fail with an error message that the setting for the remote_listener is not correct

 srvctl start instance -d mdamprod -i mdamprod1
PRCR-1013 : Failed to start resource ora.mdamprod.db
PRCR-1064 : Failed to start resource ora.mdamprod.db on node ussy-p2mdmdb01
CRS-5017: The resource action "ora.mdamprod.db start" encountered the following error:
ORA-00119: invalid specification for system parameter REMOTE_LISTENER
ORA-00132: syntax error or unresolved network name 'cluster-scan:1524'

However, the instance 2 that has the same setting for the remote_listener starts up fine.

Cause

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