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Exadata : 12c CRS Clusterware Cannot Start Due To Missing Voting Disks "CRS-1637: Unable to locate configured voting file with ID", "CRS-1705: Found 1 configured voting files but 2 voting files are required" (Doc ID 2294135.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version to [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2 to 12.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


CRS Clusterware cannot start in Exadata due to missing voting disks:

1) Clusterware alert.log is reporting the next error:



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