ORA-01102: cannot mount database in EXCLUSIVE mode

Error happened when try open database :

SQL> startup
ORACLE instance started.

Total System Global Area 267227136 bytes
Fixed Size 2212496 bytes
Variable Size 205524336 bytes
Database Buffers 54525952 bytes
Redo Buffers 4964352 bytes
ORA-01102: cannot mount database in EXCLUSIVE mode

 In alert.log

sculkget: lock held by PID: 12359
ORA-09968: unable to lock file
Linux-x86_64 Error: 11: Resource temporarily unavailable
Additional information: 12359
ORA-1102 signalled during: ALTER DATABASE MOUNT…

On OS level :

[oracle@localhost trace]$ ps -ef | grep pmon

oracle 10222 1 0 10:27 ? 00:00:00 ora_pmon_ORCL
oracle 2522 1 0 Nov09 ? 00:00:06 ora_pmon_orcl

Use :

 Kill -9 10222 2522

Then
1-After that fire export ORACLE_SID= (watch case sensitive )
2-sqlplus / as sysdba
3-startup ;

Thank you
Osama mustafa

12 thoughts on “ORA-01102: cannot mount database in EXCLUSIVE mode

Leave a Reply to vvs Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.