Asm Devices Are Still Held Open After Dismount or Drop

(Doc ID 402526.1)

Last updated on JULY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.1 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Why are the ASM devices still opened by Oracle foreground and background processes even after they have been dropped or dismounted?


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