Issue 1: cssd can’t start up during reboot. GC startup block cssd startup. disable GC auto start fixed the issue.

[email protected]_name# /ora/product/11.1.0.6a/bin/crsctl check crs

Failure 1 contacting Cluster Synchronization Services daemon

Cannot communicate with Cluster Ready Services

Cannot communicate with Event Manager

[email protected]_name# /ora/product/11.1.0.6a/bin/crsctl start crs

ro[email protected]_name# /ora/product/11.1.0.6a/bin/crsctl check crs

Cluster Synchronization Services appears healthy

Cannot communicate with Cluster Ready Services

Cannot communicate with Event Manager

Issue 2: Disk group can’t be mounted.

SQL> alter diskgroup all mount;

alter diskgroup all mount

*

ERROR at line 1:

ORA-15032: not all alterations performed

ORA-15063: ASM discovered an insufficient number of disks for diskgroup

“MYDBT01”

ORA-15063: ASM discovered an insufficient number of disks for diskgroup

“MYDBBT01_ARC”

Notes from Oracle: most likely there is BCV/CLone, caused the disk not has correct Header info.

+ASMFMS:/apps/ora/home> kfed read /dev/vx/rdsk/ASMdg_MYDB_T01/MYDBT01-ora-archivelog01

KFED-00303: unable to open file ”

[email protected]_name# /ora/product/11.1.0.6a/bin/kfed read /dev/vx/rdsk/ASMdg_MYDB_T01/MYDBT01-ora-archivelog01

kfbh.endian: 1 ; 0x000: 0x01

kfbh.hard: 130 ; 0x001: 0x82

kfbh.type: 1 ; 0x002: KFBTYP_DISKHEAD

kfbh.datfmt: 1 ; 0x003: 0x01

kfbh.block.blk: 0 ; 0x004: T=0 NUMB=0x0

kfbh.block.obj: 2147483648 ; 0x008: TYPE=0x8 NUMB=0x0

here is the situation:

[email protected]_name# ls -l /dev/vx/rdsk/ASMdg_MYDB_T01/MYDBT01-ora-archivelog01

crw——- 1 root root 199, 65530 Aug 23 03:47 /dev/vx/rdsk/ASMdg_MYDB_T01/MYDBT01-ora-archivelog01

[email protected]_name# chown oracle:dba /dev/vx/rdsk/ASMdg_MYDB_T01/MYDBT01-ora-archivelog01

[email protected]_name# ls -l /dev/vx/rdsk/ASMdg_MYDB_T01/MYDBT01-ora-archivelog01

crw——- 1 oracle dba 199, 65530 Aug 23 03:47 /dev/vx/rdsk/ASMdg_MYDB_T01/MYDBT01-ora-archivelog01

Got it ? we use VXVM to manage the ASM disk. VXVM normally import the DG with ROOT as owner.

so we can update chown command in /etc/rc.local, you need turn on DG auto import of course.

how to Set autoimport to VX DG ?

[[email protected] ~]# vxdg -g appora set autoimport=no

[[email protected] ~]# vxprint -l appora

Disk group: appora

Group: appora

info: dgid=1363578089.12.beihdp01a.bj.domain.com noautoimport

version: 180

alignment: 8192 (bytes)

activation: read-write

detach-policy: global

dg-fail-policy: dgdisable

ioship: off

copies: nconfig=default nlog=default

devices: max=32767 cur=4

minors: >= 27000

cds=on

[[email protected] ~]# vxdg -g appora set autoimport=yes

[[email protected] ~]# vxprint -l appora

Disk group: appora

Group: appora

info: dgid=1363578089.12.beihdp01a.bj.domain.com

version: 180

alignment: 8192 (bytes)

activation: read-write

detach-policy: global

dg-fail-policy: dgdisable

ioship: off

copies: nconfig=default nlog=default

devices: max=32767 cur=4

minors: >= 27000

cds=on