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Linux: Fails to Format Voting disks when Placing OCR/Voting Disks on ASM Using asmlib (Doc ID 955550.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Linux x86
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Server x86-64 (AMD Opteron Architecture)
x86 64 bit
Linux x86-64
x86 32 bit
Grid Infrastructure, clusterware, CRS, voting disk

***Checked for relevance on 11-Mar-2013***


Oracle Grid Infrastructure installation with Oracle ASM using ASMlib fails during execution.

At the completion of Grid Infrastructure installation, script executed on the first node in the cluster fails to format the OCR and voting disks which are placed on ASM storage.

Example of the error when fails:

CRS-2676: Start of 'ora.ctssd' on '<HOSTNAME>' succeeded
ASM created and started successfully.
DiskGroup <DG_NAME> created successfully.

Errors in file :
ORA-27091: unable to queue I/O
ORA-15081: failed to submit an I/O operation to a disk
ORA-06512: at line 4
PROT-1: Failed to initialize ocrconfig
Command return code of 255 (65280) from command: /u01/app/11.2.0/grid/bin/ocrconfig -upgrade oragrid oinstall
Failed to create Oracle Cluster Registry configuration, rc 255
CRS-2500: Cannot stop resource 'ora.crsd' as it is not running
CRS-4000: Command Stop failed, or completed with errors.
Command return code of 1 (256) from command: /u01/app/11.2.0/grid/bin/crsctl stop resource ora.crsd -init
Stop of resource "ora.crsd -init" failed


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