Oracle Solaris Cluster (OSC) 4.x Geographic Edition : Geoadm Start Command Is Failing In Enabling The Geo-failovercontrol Resource (Doc ID 2048883.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition - Version OSC 4.0 to OSC 4.2 [Release 4.0 to 4.2]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

Customer was installing a geo cluster 4.2 on a single node running Solaris 11.2.12.6.0

Solaris release

-bash-3.2$ more /etc/release
                            Oracle Solaris 11.2 SPARC
  Copyright (c) 1983, 2015, Oracle and/or its affiliates.  All rights reserved.
                             Assembled 18 June 2015

SRU 11.2.12.6.0

          Name: entire
       Summary: entire incorporation including Support Repository Update (Oracle Solaris 11.2.12.6.0).
   Description: This package constrains system package versions to the same
                build.  WARNING: Proper system update and correct package
                selection depend on the presence of this incorporation.
                Removing this package will result in an unsupported system.  For
                more information see:
                https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1672221.1
      Category: Meta Packages/Incorporations
         State: Installed
     Publisher: solaris
       Version: 0.5.11 (Oracle Solaris 11.2.12.6.0)
 Build Release: 5.11
        Branch: 0.175.2.12.0.6.0
Packaging Date: Wed Jul 15 14:05:32 2015
          Size: 5.46 kB
          FMRI: pkg://solaris/entire@0.5.11,5.11-0.175.2.12.0.6.0:20150715T140532Z

  

 

Oracle Solaris Cluster release

-bash-3.2$ more /etc/cluster/release
             Oracle Solaris Cluster 4.2.0.30.1 for Solaris 11 sparc
  Copyright (c) 2000, 2014, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.

  

Oracle Solaris Cluster Geographic edition release :

           Name: ha-cluster/geo/geo-framework
       Summary: Oracle Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition Framework
   Description: Oracle Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition Management Framework
                and CLI Elements
      Category: System/HA Cluster
         State: Installed
     Publisher: ha-cluster
       Version: 4.2 (Oracle Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition 4.2.0.30.0)
 Build Release: 5.11
        Branch: 0.30.0
Packaging Date: Wed Jul 09 21:00:55 2014
          Size: 1.34 MB
          FMRI: pkg://ha-cluster/ha-cluster/geo/geo-framework@4.2,5.11-0.30.0:20140709T210055Z

 

Cacao version :

/explorer.1234567.node1-2015.08.28.07.45/cacao/2.4.3.0/--> more cacaoadm-V.out
2.4.3.0

The command geoadm start ran on one node failed to enable the resource geo-failovercontrol belonging to the resource group geo-infrastructure.

This was the output of the command : 

 

Cause

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