ACFS Adding Volume is created with an Unknown State and trace file reports an ORA-12546

(Doc ID 2314267.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Created a clone from a previously used image.

Clone steps:
cd /
sudo tar -xzvf /data01/oracle_software/grid12c_home.tar.gz
sudo chown -R grid:oinstall /data01/app/12.1.0/grid2
cd $ORACLE_HOME/clone/bin
perl clone.pl ORACLE_BASE=/data01/app/grid ORACLE_HOME_NAME="OraGI12Home1" ORACLE_HOME=/data01/app/12.1.0/grid2 INVENTORY_LOCATION=/app/oraInventory LOCAL_NODE=node1  CRS=TRUE
$ORACLE_HOME/crs/config/config.sh
run root.sh on all nodes

Uninstall and reinstalling acfs
sudo crsctl stop crs
sudo /data01/app/12.1.0/grid2/bin/acfsload stop
sudo /data01/app/12.1.0/grid2/bin/acfsroot uninstall
sudo crsctl start crs
sudo /data01/app/12.1.0/grid2/bin/acfsroot install
sudo /data01/app/12.1.0/grid2/bin/acfsload start

alter diskgroup DG_ACFS add volume acfsvol1 size 999G;
Diskgroup altered.

sudo ls -rlt /dev/asm
total 0
brwxrwx--- 1 root asmadmin 250, 129537 Sep 19 18:00 acfsvol1-253

The Volume is created with an UNKNOWN status and it is not accessible

 

Cause

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