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Solaris Cluster Oracle Database Resource fail to start with error: ORA-01031: insufficient privileges (Doc ID 1006218.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 15, 2022

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version 3.0 to 4.3 [Release 3.0 to 4.3]
Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition - Version 3.0x to 4.3 [Release 3.0 to 4.3]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


A problem can arise where Oracle Database can start up outside of the Cluster but not under the control of the Cluster Agent.
The database fails with the following error being reported in /var/opt/SUNWscor/oracle_server/<resource name> log file:



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