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Database Resource Status Not Recognize When Instance Startup Using Sqlplus with Different Version of Database and Grid Infrastructure (Doc ID 2559465.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 27, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
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Database instance status still appear in OFFLINE state when instance start with sqlplus in a mixed version environment consisting of database in 12c and Grid in 18c

[<USER>@<HOSTNAME1> ~]$ export ORACLE_SID=<test1>
[<USER>@<HOSTNAME1> ~]$ sqlplus "/as sysdba"

SQL*Plus: Release Production on Fri Jun 14 06:22:31 2019

Copyright (c) 1982, 2014, <USER>. All rights reserved.

Connected to an idle instance.

SQL> startup
oracle instance started.

Total System Global Area 1207959552 bytes
Fixed Size 2923776 bytes
Variable Size 503317248 bytes
Database Buffers 687865856 bytes
Redo Buffers 13852672 bytes
Database mounted.
Database opened.



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