Re: Newbie Oracle RAC issue

From: Chris King <>
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:45:49 -0700 (PDT)
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the alert log for the remaining node in grid home says: Oracle Database 11g Clusterware Release - Production Copyright 1996, 2011 Oracle. All rights reserved. 2014-04-30 13:25:39.673 [client(3130)]CRS-2317:Fatal error: cannot get local GPnP security keys (wallet). 2014-04-30 13:25:39.674 [client(3130)]CRS-2316:Fatal error: cannot initialize GPnP, CLSGPNP_ERR (Generic GPnP error). 2014-04-30 13:25:39.684 [client(3130)]CRS-1013:The OCR location in an ASM disk group is inaccessible. Details in /u01/app/11.2.0/grid/log/rac1/client/ocrconfig_3130.log. I execute the command: $  ./crsctl start crs CRS-4124: Oracle High Availability Services startup failed. CRS-4000: Command Start failed, or completed with errors. There were no further lines written to the alert log after this command was issued. The ocrconfig_3130.log file contains the following: Oracle Database 11g Clusterware Release - Production Copyright 1996, 2011 Oracle. All rights reserved. 2014-04-30 13:25:35.969: [ OCRCONF][2705233664]ocrconfig starts... 2014-04-30 13:25:36.064: [  OCRMSG][2705233664]prom_waitconnect: CONN NOT ESTABLISHED (0,29,1,2) 2014-04-30 13:25:36.064: [  OCRMSG][2705233664]GIPC error [29] msg [gipcretConnectionRefused] 2014-04-30 13:25:36.064: [  OCRMSG][2705233664]prom_connect: error while waiting for connection complete [24] 2014-04-30 13:25:36.064: [ OCRCONF][2705233664]Failure initializing OCR in DEFAULT. Trying REBOOT. err :[PROC-32: Cluster Ready Services on the local node is not running Messaging error [gipcretConnectionRefused] [29]] Yes.. a disk was added and mounted, and then all the oracle software was copied to the new mount point. So, okay, I'm glad to know this is okay to do, even with the cluster/database running. On Wednesday, April 30, 2014 2:30:58 PM, Mark Bobak <> wrote: What do you see in $GRID_HOME/log/`hostname -s`/alert`hostname -s`.log ? What happens if you do ‘crsctl start crs’?  What other info do you see in that log file after attempting that command? When you say “a disk was added and files copied”, are you saying they added a disk, mounted a new f/s, and copied stuff over to new mount point?  It should be relatively straightforward to grow a filesystem live.  I know our admins do it all the time. -Mark From: Chris King <> Reply-To: Chris King <> Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 2:21 PM To: "" <> Subject: Newbie Oracle RAC issue Had a successful first install of Oracle RAC 11gR2 on RHEL6 in the lab... but we were running out of disk on the root drive, where Oracle software is installed. In my absence, disk was added, and files copied while the cluster/database was running. Subsequently one node crashed and is not recoverable. The remaining node keeps throwing this error when I attempt to start the clusterware: $  crsctl start cluster CRS-4639: Could not contact Oracle High Availability Services CRS-4000: Command Start failed, or completed with errors. I'm unable to start the clusterware. I looked at the log file, and saw references to failures reaching the crashed node, so I thought maybe I have to tell the clusterware that we're missing a node, but all the commands I've found to do so require cluster services to be running. What else should I be looking at to diagnose this? I'm trying to evaluate if I have to reiinstall everything from scratch or if this lab setup can be salvaged. Thanks! also, please note the following is the only cluster-related process I find  running on the remaining node: root      1557     1  0 11:50 ?        00:00:00 /bin/sh /etc/init.d/init.ohasd run
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