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oracle resource agent fails silently to start Database (COROSYNC)

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SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 Service Pack 1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 Service Pack 2


After setting up a cluster with an Oracle 11gR2 Database and configuring the Resource Agent to control the Database everything seems fine. But the Database is actually not working.

Connecting with sqlplus reports the Database not running.

There is no indication in the cluster logfiles why this is happening or what is missing.


To solve this compare the settings of


in the Cluster Resource Agent and in the environment for the Database Owner/Administrator.

They have to be 100% identical, including any possible "/" at the end of the path.


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  • Document ID:7012627
  • Creation Date: 18-Jun-2013
  • Modified Date:28-Sep-2022
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension

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