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File Permission Is Set Incorrectly After Executing " -init" To Restore Grid Infrastructure Home File Permissions. (Doc ID 2346618.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 25, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata 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.


"$ORACLE_HOME/crs/install/ -init" is introduced in following document to restore grid infrastructure home file permissions in one command.

Doc ID 1931142.1 How to check and fix file permissions on Grid Infrastructure environment

But after running this script on OCWPSU(GIPSU) 170117 or above, owner/group and permission are set incorrectly.

For example, x permission is removed from $ORACLE_HOME/bin/crsctl, and group is modified to root and x permission is removed.

And clusterware fails to start due to lack of x permissions for some files.


After applying OCWPSU or above.
Problem does not happen on OCWPSU (Patch:24412235) or below.


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