DB STARTUP ERRORS WITH OCR LOC FILE /ETC/ORACLE/OCR.LOC CANNOT BE OPENED. ERRNO 2 (Doc ID 988026.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.1.0 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 10-Oct-2016***



Symptoms

On : 11.2.0.1 version, Generic RDBMS

When starting up the database on 11.2 that was created as a standalone instance without CRS/RAC/ASM the following trace file gets produced:

Dump file /u01/app/oracle/product/11.2/db_1/rdbms/log/nbcsedev_ora_6148.trc

*** 2009-12-09 12:09:12.097
Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release 11.2.0.1.0 - 64bit Production
With the Partitioning, OLAP, Data Mining and Real Application Testing
options
ORACLE_HOME = /u01/app/oracle/product/11.2/db_1
System name: Linux
Node name: sdoradb11
Release: 2.6.18-164.6.1.el5
Version: #1 SMP Tue Oct 27 11:28:30 EDT 2009
Machine: x86_64
Instance name: NBCSEDEV
Redo thread mounted by this instance: 0
Oracle process number: 0
Unix process pid: 6148, image: oracle@sdoradb11


*** 2009-12-09 12:09:12.125
2009-12-09 12:09:12.094: [ default]utgdv:2:ocr loc file /etc/oracle/olr.loc
cannot be opened. errno 2
2009-12-09 12:09:12.125: [ default]utgdv:2:ocr loc file /etc/oracle/ocr.loc
cannot be opened. errno 2

Cause

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