Upgrade on Non First Node Fails with Error ORA-15163: Cluster is not in the rolling downgrade To 11.2.0.3.0 (Doc ID 2290573.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Two Node RAC running on 11.2.0.3 GI Clusterware. When trying upgrade GI from 11.2.0.3 to 11.2.0.4. rootupgrade.sh is successful on node1, rac-node1, but before running rootupgrade.sh on node2, rac-node2, server got rebooted.

After server, rac-node2, comes up attempting to run rootupgrade.sh fails with below error:

ORA-15163: cluster is not in the rolling downgrade to 11.2.0.3.0

Cause

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