7 Replies Latest reply: Jul 5, 2012 4:04 AM by fjfranken RSS

    10g using ASM on AIX going down Intermittently

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      I have the below setup
      Oracle10g(10.2.0.3.0) single instance database on AIX 5.3 ML 06 using ASM

      The database along with asm instance is going down intermittently with the below errors,

      database alert log contents as below:-

      Errors in file /oracle/admin/orcl/bdump/orcl_asmb_45396.trc:
      ORA-15064: communication failure with ASM instance
      ORA-03113: end-of-file on communication channel
      Tue Dec 11 10:18:42 2007
      ASMB: terminating instance due to error 15064
      Instance terminated by ASMB, pid = 45396

      asmb trace files contents as below:-

      error 15064 detected in background process
      ORA-15064: communication failure with ASM instance
      ORA-03113: end-of-file on communication channel

      asm alert log contents as below:-

      Tue Dec 11 10:09:20 2007
      NOTE: ASMB process exiting due to lack of ASM file activity
      Tue Dec 11 10:18:42 2007
      Errors in file /oracle/admin/+ASM/bdump/+asm_gmon_172048.trc:
      ORA-29702: error occurred in Cluster Group Service operation
      ORA-29702: error occurred in Cluster Group Service operation
      Tue Dec 11 10:18:42 2007
      GMON: terminating instance due to error 29702
      Instance terminated by GMON, pid = 172048

      gmon trace file contents as below:-

      Tue Dec 11 10:09:20 2007
      NOTE: ASMB process exiting due to lack of ASM file activity
      Tue Dec 11 10:18:42 2007
      Errors in file /oracle/admin/+ASM/bdump/+asm_gmon_172048.trc:
      ORA-29702: error occurred in Cluster Group Service operation
      ORA-29702: error occurred in Cluster Group Service operation
      Tue Dec 11 10:18:42 2007
      GMON: terminating instance due to error 29702
      Instance terminated by GMON, pid = 172048

      Thanks

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