How to Drop and Re-create the /U01 on Exadata Without Performing a Full Bare Metal Restore (Doc ID 2005694.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2017

Applies to:

Exadata X5-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Oracle Exadata Hardware - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Exadata Database Machine X2-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X4-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to resize the /u01 filesystem, the /u01 filesystem became corrupted with clusterware showing as not usable.

The output of fsck shows corrupted inode tables.

Cause

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