Root.sh failed at Failure at final check of Oracle CRS stack 10 as OS does not Load inittab (Doc ID 725878.1)

Last updated on JUNE 14, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

2 node RAC, performing CRS 10.2.0.1 installation, it is failed at the root.sh, CRS stack does not start.

WARNING: directory '/oracle' is not owned by root
Checking to see if Oracle CRS stack is already configured
Setting the permissions on OCR backup directory
Setting up NS directories
Oracle Cluster Registry configuration upgraded successfully
WARNING: directory '/oracle' is not owned by root
Successfully accumulated necessary OCR keys.
Using ports: CSS=49895 CRS=49896 EVMC=49898 and EVMR=49897.
node <nodenumber>: <nodename> <private interconnect name> <hostname>
node 1: ndb1 ndb1-rac ndb1
node 2: ndb2 ndb2-rac ndb2
Creating OCR keys for user 'root', privgrp 'system'..
Operation successful.
Now formatting voting device: /dev/rhdisk3
Format of 1 voting devices complete.
Startup will be queued to init within 30 seconds.
Adding daemons to inittab
Adding daemons to inittab
Expecting the CRS daemons to be up within 600 seconds.
Failure at final check of Oracle CRS stack.
10

 

 

Checking "ps -ef | grep init" during this 600 seconds period, there is no CRS related init processes, eg: init.crsd/init.evmd/init.cssd running.

Changes

New installation.

Cause

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