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Oracle Linux 6 server hangs on boot with error: Waiting for ASM to startup (Doc ID 2495023.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64


A server running Oracle Linux 6 fails to boot after being restarted, and hangs with the following errors written to the console:

PRCR-1070 :Failed to check if resource ora.asm is registered
CRS-0184 : Cannot communicate with the CRS daemon
Waiting for ASM to startup


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