Re: V10.2 RAC on OCFS2

From: Andrew Kerber <>
Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2008 11:58:01 -0500
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What OS is this referring to?

On Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 11:53 AM, sol beach <> wrote:

> *Note:401132.1
> I was trying to add a new node to a V10.2 RAC on OCF2 when encountered
> errors.
> From the note it says
> "*It is not possible to directly install Oracle Clusterware 10gR2 to use
> the block device because the Oracle Universal installer (OUI) that ships
> with 10gR2 is unable to verify the shareability of block devices and hence
> will not allow the install to complete complaining that the block devices
> that was provided by the user is not shareable.
> Starting with 11g, it is possible to use the installer to use block device.
> This may be a simpler workaround since it is supported to use a 11g
> Clusterware with 10gR2 Databases. In case that cannot be done, the following
> steps may be followed to use block devices with 10gR2 Clusterware."
> Has anyone encountered this & how did you get around this nasty "feature"?
> TIA!

Andrew W. Kerber

'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'

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