Exadata: ASM start fails with ORA-56865 due to mismatch in MTU interfaces (Doc ID 1905132.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 09, 2014

Applies to:

Exadata Database Machine V2 - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X4-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X3-8 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Start of ASM fails with the following error:

ORA-56865: Invalid IP address in CELLINIT.ORA

Changes

Change of MTU for interface one interface  "bondib0" from 7000 to  65520

Cause

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