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Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup

user12132314 Newbie
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Hello,

2 Node Cluster, 11.2.0.3

in alert_+ASM1.log I found these entries,
written every 12 seconds:

Wed Apr 18 11:32:26 2012
NOTE: Attempting voting file refresh on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Attempting voting file relocation on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Attempting voting file refresh on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Attempting voting file relocation on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Attempting voting file refresh on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Attempting voting file relocation on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Attempting voting file refresh on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup OCR_VOTE
NOTE: Attempting voting file relocation on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
Wed Apr 18 11:32:38 2012
... same as before, goes on writing ...

Same in the alert file on 2. Node

the trace file (Node1) is 5 GB !!:
grid oinstall 5,0G 18. Apr 11:31 +ASM1_rbal_15292.trc

SELECT PID, PROGRAM, TRACEFILE FROM V$PROCESS;
18 oracle@ocl14n1 (RBAL)
/u01/app/grid/base/diag/asm/+asm/+ASM1/trace/+ASM1_rbal_15292.trc

# ocrcheck
Status of Oracle Cluster Registry is as follows :
     Version : 3
     Total space (kbytes) : 262120
     Used space (kbytes) : 3168
     Available space (kbytes) : 258952
     ID : 2055837090
     Device/File Name : +OCR_VOTE
     Device/File integrity check succeeded
     Cluster registry integrity check succeeded
     Logical corruption check succeeded

# crsctl query css votedisk
## STATE File Universal Id File Name Disk group
-- ----- ----------------- --------- ---------
1. ONLINE 7719d9de7f854fe0bff77ef948a3fa7a (/dev/mapper/DR_4711_DSK1_part1) [OCR_VOTE]
2. ONLINE 6ee0b6a1ea084f3ebfc480aa8a721824 (/dev/mapper/MS_4714_DSK1_part1) [OCR_VOTE]
3. ONLINE a34319b7474b4fefbfc129fa7b6b707e (/u01/app/nfsc/m180ocl14n1DSK_part1) [OCR_VOTE]
Located 3 voting disk(s).

the disk rigths are : brwxrwxr-x 1 grid asmadmin

Normal behavior for RBAL or anything wrong?

Thanks
Michael
  • 1. Re: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup
    P.Forstmann Guru
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    Looks like Bug 13906539: TOO MANY OCCURRENCES OF NOTE: ATTEMPTING VOTING FILE REFRESH ON DISKGROUP<A>
  • 2. Re: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup
    912595 Expert
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    user12132314 wrote:
    Hello,

    2 Node Cluster, 11.2.0.3

    in alert_+ASM1.log I found these entries,
    written every 12 seconds:

    Wed Apr 18 11:32:26 2012
    NOTE: Attempting voting file refresh on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Attempting voting file relocation on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Attempting voting file refresh on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Attempting voting file relocation on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Attempting voting file refresh on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Attempting voting file relocation on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Attempting voting file refresh on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    NOTE: Attempting voting file relocation on diskgroup OCR_VOTE
    Wed Apr 18 11:32:38 2012
    ... same as before, goes on writing ...

    Same in the alert file on 2. Node

    the trace file (Node1) is 5 GB !!:
    grid oinstall 5,0G 18. Apr 11:31 +ASM1_rbal_15292.trc

    SELECT PID, PROGRAM, TRACEFILE FROM V$PROCESS;
    18 oracle@ocl14n1 (RBAL)
    /u01/app/grid/base/diag/asm/+asm/+ASM1/trace/+ASM1_rbal_15292.trc

    # ocrcheck
    Status of Oracle Cluster Registry is as follows :
         Version : 3
         Total space (kbytes) : 262120
         Used space (kbytes) : 3168
         Available space (kbytes) : 258952
         ID : 2055837090
         Device/File Name : +OCR_VOTE
         Device/File integrity check succeeded
         Cluster registry integrity check succeeded
         Logical corruption check succeeded

    # crsctl query css votedisk
    ## STATE File Universal Id File Name Disk group
    -- ----- ----------------- --------- ---------
    1. ONLINE 7719d9de7f854fe0bff77ef948a3fa7a (/dev/mapper/DR_4711_DSK1_part1) [OCR_VOTE]
    2. ONLINE 6ee0b6a1ea084f3ebfc480aa8a721824 (/dev/mapper/MS_4714_DSK1_part1) [OCR_VOTE]
    3. ONLINE a34319b7474b4fefbfc129fa7b6b707e (/u01/app/nfsc/m180ocl14n1DSK_part1) [OCR_VOTE]
    Located 3 voting disk(s).

    the disk rigths are : brwxrwxr-x 1 grid asmadmin

    Normal behavior for RBAL or anything wrong?

    Thanks
    Michael
    As of now i dont see any patch for this so this can be ingnored. These errors reports to voting disk which you have added in NFS
  • 3. Re: Voting file relocation is required in diskgroup
    user474955 Newbie
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    Executing

    SQL +ASM1> alter diskgroup OCR_VOTE rebalance;

    worked for me.

    Regards,
    Nicolau

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