Solaris Cluster HA-Oracle Server Resource Start Failure with ORA-01017 while "srvctl start database" is Working (Doc ID 2152908.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version OSC 4.0 to OSC 4.3 [Release 4.0 to 4.3]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)


A newly created HA-Oracle SUNW.oracle_server resource for single instance RAC on Solaris Cluster 4.3 gets the following described error.


The database is set up as single instance RAC database (DB) with clustered ASM and it can be properly started via:

For installation it was followed the Solaris Cluster Data Service for Oracle Database Guide.



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