Initial Installation Hangs At Database Creation 78% and Errors In Alert Log (Doc ID 727952.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 16, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.1.0.6 [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for Relevance on 24-MAY-2012***

Symptoms

While creating a database using the DBCA, the process hangs and the following errors appear in the alert.log:

ORA-12012: error on auto execute of job 23
ORA-06510: PL/SQL: unhandled user-defined exception
ORA-06512: at "WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST", line 23
ORA-06512: at "WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST_TRG13", line 1
ORA-04088: error during execution of trigger 'WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST_TRG13'
ORA-06512: at "WKSYS.WK_JOB", line 442
ORA-06510: PL/SQL: unhandled user-defined exception
ORA-06512: at "WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST", line 23
ORA-06512: at "WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST_TRG13", line 1
ORA-04088: error during execution of trigger 'WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST_TRG13'
ORA-06510: PL/SQL: unhandled user-defined exception
ORA-06512: at "WKSYS.WK_JOB", line 768
ORA-06510: PL/SQL: unhandled user-defined exception
ORA-06512: at "WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST", line 23
ORA-06512: at "WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST_TRG13", line 1
ORA-04088: error during execution of trigger 'WKSYS.WK$UPD_INST_TRG13'
ORA-06512: at line 1



The trace file associated with the error in the alert.log contains the above information as well as the following:

2008-07-17 09:52:42.910: [ OCROSD]utgdv:11:could not read reg value ocrmirrorconfig_loc os error= The system could not find the environment option that was entered.

2008-07-17 09:52:42.910: [ OCROSD]utgdv:11:could not read reg value ocrmirrorconfig_loc os error= The system could not find the environment option that was entered.



Additionally, shutting down and restarting the instance results in the following errors in the alert.log:

kkjcre1p: unable to spawn jobq slave process, slot 0, error 1089
kkjcre1p: unable to spawn jobq slave process, slot 0, error 1089


The following can be seen via SQLPlus:

SQL> shutdown abort
ORACLE instance shut down.
SQL> startup
ORA-01078: failure in processing system parameters
LRM-00109: could not open parameter file 'D:\ORACLE\PRODUCT\11.1.0\<INSTANCE_NAME>\DATABASE\INIT<INSTANCE_NAME>.ORA'

Cause

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