ORA-15077: Could Not Locate ASM Instance Serving A Required Diskgroup

(Doc ID 744479.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Nov-2013***
Oracle Server Enterprise Edition - Version: to


Database Instance was unable to connect to the ASM instance (+ASM2) due to the next errors:

SQL> connect / as sysdba
Connected to an idle instance.
SQL> startup
ORA-01078: failure in processing system parameters
ORA-01565: error in identifying file '+ABANKSDATA/NODOPROD/spfileNODOPROD.ora'
ORA-17503: ksfdopn:2 Failed to open file +ABANKSDATA/NODOPROD/spfileNODOPROD.ora
ORA-15077: could not locate ASM instance serving a required diskgroup



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