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One RAC Instance Startup Failed With ORA-29707 (Doc ID 2677335.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 29, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 19]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


1. Database instance1 startup failed with ORA-29707, but it does not report the name of the parameter correctly:

ORA-29707: inconsistent value 4098 for initialization parameter 5178with other instances


2. The alert log shows:

Error: Shutdown in progress. Error: 29707.
USER (ospid: 2154): terminating the instance due to ORA error 29707
Instance terminated by USER, pid = 2154


3. Review the trace file generated at the same period and find the LMON trace contain the detail information:

kjfcqiora: skipping namespace 14, not in use anymore
* kjfcqiora: query MULTIPLE LMD ENQUEUE INFO of inst 2 = 4@*@*, vallen 5, strlen 5
* kjfcqiora: parsing of string complete
kjfcqiora: skipping namespace 14, not in use anymore
max_pdbs has value 4098 in instance 1 and value 254 in instance 2 <<<<<<
ORA-29707 signalled during global resource directory mount



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