RAC Instance Fails to Start with Spfile in ASM Storage: ORA-01565 ORA-17503 ORA-15120

(Doc ID 2401246.1)

Last updated on MAY 28, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Cluster(3 nodes) --- 12102 ---Linux x86-64(rhel6)


RMAN created a 3 node RAC database(db), however, only db instance2 cannot start with the spfile stored in ASM diskgroup(dg):

 
* Checked the owner:OS group and permissions for the ASM disks (and compared across the nodes), but all these checked fine (ie, owned by grid:asmadmin and permissions of 660)

 

Cause

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