Newly Added Asm Disk Showing 0 GB (Total_MB) When Querying v$asm_disk View

(Doc ID 2344250.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A new disk is added to asm, but the "Total MB" shown for the disk is 0 although "OS MB" is shown a non-zero value such as 524287.

SELECT GROUP_NUMBER, DISK_NUMBER, HEADER_STATUS, OS_MB, TOTAL_MB, FREE_MB, NAME FROM V$ASM_DISK ORDER BY GROUP_NUMBER, DISK_NUMBER;

GROUP_NUMBER   DISK_NUMBER   HEADER_STATUS   OS_MB   TOTAL_MB   FREE_MB   NAME
0                        0                     CANDIDATE          524287   0               0             /dev/oracleasm/EBSPROD08

 

Cause

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