Grid Infrastructure 12.2 Installation Fails with Error [INS-41223] ASM Filter Driver is not supported on this platform

(Doc ID 2331965.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Following Error message appear when installing Oracle Grid Infrastructure (GI) 12.2.0.1 and while trying to configure Disks using AFD

[INS-41223] ASM Filter Driver is not supported on this platform.
Additional Information:
- AFD-9190: User group 'dba' does not exist.
- AFD-9508: AFD installation aborted (component afddriverstate).

 gridSetupActions2017-11-07_10-34-12AM.log inside <central inventory location>/logs shows the following error-

INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] Executing [/opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome/bin/afddriverstate, -orahome, /opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome, supported]
with environment variables {PATH=/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/sbin:/home/d/duoracle/.local/bin:/home/d/duoracle/bin:/usr/local/bin:/home/d/duoracle/scripts, HISTCONTROL=ignoredups, HISTSIZE=1000, TERM=xterm, XFILESEARCHPATH=/usr/dt/app-defaults/%L/Dt, LANG=en_US.UTF-8, XDG_SESSION_ID=72, SELINUX_LEVEL_REQUESTED=, DISPLAY=localhost:10.0, SELINUX_ROLE_REQUESTED=, MAIL=/var/spool/mail/duoracle, LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome/lib:/opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome/oui/lib/linux64:/opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome/bin, LOGNAME=duoracle, ORACLE_HOME=/opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome, PWD=/opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome, _=/opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome/perl/bin/perl, SQLPATH=/home/d/duoracle/scripts/sql, LESSOPEN=||/usr/bin/lesspipe.sh %s, SHELL=/bin/bash, SELINUX_USE_CURRENT_RANGE=, ORACLE_BASE=/tmp/GridSetupActions2017-11-07_10-34-12AM/ob_temp, SSH_TTY=/dev/pts/0, SSH_CLIENT=10.213.x.x 49231 22, OLDPWD=/opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome, USER=duoracle, NLS_LANG=american_america.we8iso8859p15, SSH_CONNECTION=10.213.x.x 49231 10.60.x.x 22, HOSTNAME=rachost1, NLSPATH=/usr/dt/lib/nls/msg/%L/%N.cat, NLS_DATE_FORMAT=YYYY.MM.DD HH24:MI:SS, XDG_RUNTIME_DIR=/run/user/16600, LS_COLORS=rs=0:di=01;34:ln=01;36:mh=00:pi=40;33:so=01;35:do=01;35:bd=40;33;01:cd=40;33;01:or=40;31;01:mi=01;05;37;41:su=37;41:sg=30;43:ca=30;41:tw=30;42:ow=34;42:st=37;44:ex=01;32:*.tar=01;31:*.tgz=01;31:*.arc=01;31:*.arj=01;31:*.taz=01;31:*.lha=01;31:*.lz4=01;31:*.lzh=01;31:*.lzma=01;31:*.tlz=01;31:*.txz=01;31:*.tzo=01;31:*.t7z=01;31:*.zip=01;31:*.z=01;31:*.Z=01;31:*.dz=01;31:*.gz=01;31:*.lrz=01;31:*.lz=01;31:*.lzo=01;31:*.xz=01;31:*.bz2=01;31:*.bz=01;31:*.tbz=01;31:*.tbz2=01;31:*.tz=01;31:*.deb=01;31:*.rpm=01;31:*.jar=01;31:*.war=01;31:*.ear=01;31:*.sar=01;31:*.rar=01;31:*.alz=01;31:*.ace=01;31:*.zoo=01;31:*.cpio=01;31:*.7z=01;31:*.rz=01;31:*.cab=01;31:*.jpg=01;35:*.jpeg=01;35:*.gif=01;35:*.bmp=01;35:*.pbm=01;35:*.pgm=01;35:*.ppm=01;35:*.tga=01;35:*.xbm=01;35:*.xpm=01;35:*.tif=01;35:*.tiff=01;35:*.png=01;35:*.svg=01;35:*.svgz=01;35:*.mng=01;35:*.pcx=01;35:*.mov=01;35:*.mpg=01;35:*.mpeg=01;35:*.m2v=01;35:*.mkv=01;35:*.webm=01;35:*.ogm=01;35:*.mp4=01;35:*.m4v=01;35:*.mp4v=01;35:*.vob=01;35:*.qt=01;35:*.nuv=01;35:*.wmv=01;35:*.asf=01;35:*.rm=01;35:*.rmvb=01;35:*.flc=01;35:*.avi=01;35:*.fli=01;35:*.flv=01;35:*.gl=01;35:*.dl=01;35:*.xcf=01;35:*.xwd=01;35:*.yuv=01;35:*.cgm=01;35:*.emf=01;35:*.axv=01;35:*.anx=01;35:*.ogv=01;35:*.ogx=01;35:*.aac=01;36:*.au=01;36:*.flac=01;36:*.mid=01;36:*.midi=01;36:*.mka=01;36:*.mp3=01;36:*.mpc=01;36:*.ogg=01;36:*.ra=01;36:*.wav=01;36:*.axa=01;36:*.oga=01;36:*.spx=01;36:*.xspf=01;36:, SHLVL=2, HOME=/home/d/duoracle}
INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] Starting Output Reader Threads for process /opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome/bin/afddriverstate
INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] Parsing AFD-9190: User group 'dba' does not exist.
INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] Parsing AFD-9508: AFD installation aborted (component afddriverstate).
INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] The process /opt/oracle/grid/product/gridhome/bin/afddriverstate exited with code 1
INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] Waiting for output processor threads to exit.
INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] Output processor threads exited.
INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] oracle.install.library.crs.CRSInfo.isAFDSupported() on this platform returns value :false
SEVERE: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:25 AM] [FATAL] [INS-41223] ASM Filter Driver is not supported on this platform.
ACTION: To proceed, do not specify or select the Oracle ASM Filter Driver option.
*ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:*
- AFD-9190: User group 'dba' does not exist.
- AFD-9508: AFD installation aborted (component afddriverstate).

INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:46 AM] Advice is ABORT
INFO: [Nov 7, 2017 10:45:46 AM] Adding ExitStatus INVALID_USER_INPUT to the exit status set

 

 

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