From: Stefan Knecht <>
Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2008 15:40:54 +0100
Message-ID: <>

Hi Yong

Regarding "Unfortunately we didn't save a file list on this RAC before the upgrade"... Check with your backup guys, the ORACLE_HOME should be included in the filesystem-backup. You could check for a pre-upgrade filelist there.


On Mon, Mar 24, 2008 at 3:25 PM, Yong Huang <> wrote:

> The same titled Tar is open with Oracle. We upgraded our CRS from
> (RH Linux x86_64), then ASM and DB. During the ASM and DB upgrade
> process, we got one failure for pre-requesite check, CRS was still showing
> Thinking that may be due to Bug 5467342 (CRS TRACE FILES
> VERSION AFTER UPGRADE TO, we clicked "User verified" to
> force continue. Everything is done and everything runs perfectly, although
> "crsctl query crs activeversion" still shows
> Now we notice CRS_HOME/bin is missing these files, compared to one
> and
> one RAC installation:
> oclsomon
> oclsomon.bin
> oclsvmon
> oclsvmon.bin
> although we do have oclsmon and oclsmon.bin. Unfortunately we didn't save
> a
> file list on this RAC before the upgrade. We opened a Tar. Oracle says
> since
> we're missing these files and CRS version check is, we need to
> "upgrade the crs again -- so we have a compatible system for the rdbms and
> asm". (The analyst apparently was unaware of Bug 5467342.)
> Search on doesn't return anything for oclsomon in
> pre-11g
> Oracle. 11g Oracle doc has a title for oclsmon in Glossary but talks about
> oclsomon in the text. Due to missing oclsomon, we don't have the process
> "init.cssd oclsomon" running as on our and We also
> don't
> have CRS_HOME/log/<host>/cssd/oclsomon although we have .../cssd/oclsmon.
> Is the above normal? Again, everything including pre-production stress
> test
> works great. Sending a reply to the list and to me at the same time is
> appreciated.
> Yong Huang
> ____________________________________________________________________________________
> Never miss a thing. Make Yahoo your home page.
> --


Stefan P Knecht
Senior Consultant
Infrastructure Managed Services

Trivadis AG
Europa-Strasse 5
CH-8152 Glattbrugg

Phone +41-44-808 70 20
Fax +41-808 70 12
Mobile +41-79-571 36 27


Received on Mon Mar 24 2008 - 09:40:54 CDT

Original text of this message