12c:Database instance fails to start with ORA-00210/ORA-00202/ORA-17503/ORA-15260

(Doc ID 2310131.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


After moving DB instance to different node in a cluster, unable to bring up the db, getting error as below:

SQL> startup pfile='/u02/app/oracle/product/12.1.0.2/fmwuat/dbs/initIDMUAT1.ora';
ORACLE instance started.

Total System Global Area 5368709120 bytes
Fixed Size 2935712 bytes
Variable Size 1854907488 bytes
Database Buffers 3506438144 bytes
Redo Buffers 4427776 bytes
ORA-00205: error in identifying control file, check alert log for more info

alert log entry:
Fri Sep 22 04:42:22 2017
ORA-00210: cannot open the specified control file
ORA-00202: control file: '+DC1_T/IDMUAT/CONTROLFILE/current.3268.932196863'
ORA-17503: ksfdopn:2 Failed to open file +DC1_T/IDMUAT/CONTROLFILE/current.3268.932196863
ORA-15260: permission denied on ASM disk group
Fri Sep 22 04:42:22 2017

 

Changes

 The database instance was moved from nodes 3 and 4 to node 1 and 2 

 

Cause

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