CRS on Windows: How To Reinitialize (Accidentally Deleted) OCR and Vote Disk (without a full reinstall of Oracle Clusterware)
(Doc ID 557178.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 18.104.22.168 [Release 10.1 to 11.1]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Oracle Server Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 22.214.171.124
This document presents a step by step approach to reinitialize the OCR and Vote Disks without performing a full reinstallation of the 10gR2 or 11Gr1 Oracle Clusterware binaries on Windows platforms.
These steps may be necessary in the following scenarios:
1. To troubleshoot an installation where the Cluster Configuration Assistant (which calls crssetup.config.bat ) has errored out
2. For a cluster that was running fine, but the OCR and/or Vote disks have become damaged or unusable
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