My Oracle Support Banner

OpenVMS: Ocrcheck : Device/File Needs To Be Synchronized with the other device (Doc ID 550263.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha


On a 10gR2 ( CRS/RAC OpenVMS cluster, the OCRCHECK command reports the following OCR file synchronization problem:

$ ocrcheck
Status of Oracle Cluster Registry is as follows :
     Version                           :                  2
     Total space (kbytes)        :        262120
     Used space (kbytes)        :            3260
     Available space (kbytes)  :        258860
     ID                                   : 1459159843
     Device/File Name            : disk$ora:[oracle.ocr]ocr.dat
                                                         Device/File integrity check succeeded
     Device/File Name            : disk$ora:[oracle.ocr]ocr_mirror_1.dat
                                                         Device/File needs to be synchronized with the other device

Cluster registry integrity check succeeded


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.