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On Oracle Restart Cannot Mount an ACFS Filesystem (mount.acfs Hangs) (Doc ID 2529308.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 06, 2020

Applies to:

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


o Customer is using Oracle Restart 18c and ACFS

o After bouncing the machine the following command is not completed:

/bin/mount -t acfs /dev/asm/<VOLUME DEVICE> /<MOUNT POINT>

o Using 'ps -eaf | grep mount' may show the process mount in state D

o The ACFS log file shows:

AsmMessage: queuing message  with opcode 8 w/o a VBG!

o When ASM was started it not showing the message that confirms the ACFS/ADVM kernel drivers are loaded:

NOTE: Volume support  enabled


 Machine was bounced


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