Re: oracle linux

From: sol beach <>
Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2008 16:30:19 -0700
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NOTE: 401132.1 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.

On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 4:13 PM, Sudheendra Vijayakumar <> wrote:

> What was the error you got? The reason I ask this its surprising that it
> errors while adding a node. I have a test cluster and I keep adding and
> removing nodes from it. The voting and OCR reside on a OCFS2 filesystem on
> my test cluster. The only difference would be that I use a OEL4 for the OS.
> On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 3:35 PM, sol beach <> wrote:
>> Last week I made a nasty discovery, V10.2 OUI is not capable to add node
>> to RAC when voting disk & OCR reside on OCFS2 filesystem. It can install a
>> complete new cluster, but fails when trying to add a new node.
>> At least this was my experience on RHEL5.

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