Oracle EBS Release 12.1.1 Install Fails While Creating the Control Files (Doc ID 1323384.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 07, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Oracle Applications Manager - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to install Oracle EBS 12.1.1, the following error occurs.

ERROR:


Connected to an idle instance.
ORACLE instance shut down.
Connected to an idle instance.
ORA-10997: another startup/shutdown operation of this instance in progress
ORA-09968: unable to lock file
Linux-x86_64 Error: 37: No locks available
Additional information: 483146336
CREATE CONTROLFILE REUSE SET DATABASE "VEBIZ1"
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
Process ID: 0
Session ID: 0 Serial number: 0


alter database open reset logs
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
Process ID: 0
Session ID: 0 Serial number: 0


alter tablespace TEMP1 add temp file '<RDBMS ORACLE_HOME>/db/apps_st/data/temp01.dbf' REUSE
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
Process ID: 0
Session ID: 0 Serial number: 0



Cause

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