Configuring and load the ASM kernel module (as the “root” user):
# /usr/sbin/oracleasm configure -i
It will ask for User and Group who will be managing Oracle ASM Disk Groups.
Load the oracleasm kernel module:
Now in my previous Post i created the Disks for ASM Disk Groups (Getting Ready for ASM Disks in VMWare Workstation – Part 2):
We have 3 disks with us:
/dev/sdc1 – 20 GB – DATA
/dev/sbd1 – 10 GB – LOG
/dev/sde1 – 500 MB – CRS
Creating ASM disks:
Test disks discovery (oracle-discovery is being used by the oracle database creation assistant (dbca)):
So now we are good with the ASM Disks now. In next Blog we will be installing Grid Software and Create Disk Groups.
Hope It helps..