On 03/19/2006 06:59:16 PM, LiShan Cheng wrote:
> I have modified some SGA related parameters in a RAC installation, two nodes
> and modified in both through spfile located in a raw device (ASM). The
> problem is after restarting the database both instance failed to start
> because it caused ORA-04030
> I have tried to create pfile using pfile by performing following procedure:
> connect / as sysdba
> connected to an idle instance
> create pfile from spfile;
> Error: Not logon
> This same operation works in single instance database so I guess this is
> expected behaviour in RAC?
LiShan, the instance told you "connected to an idle instance". That means that you cannot
spawn any servers until you start the proper services by starting the instance. You might
have mistyped your ORACLE_SID.