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Cannot Stop 12cR2 Grid Infrastructure (GI) because of the Procwatcher (Doc ID 2399864.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

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


When the procwatcher is configured, trying to stop Grid Infrastructure (GI) by issuing "crsctl stop crs" or "crsctl stop crs -f" hangs and fails to stop GI.

As a result, only way to stop GI is by rebooting the node


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