Re: dbca error

From: hpuxrac <>
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2009 10:31:56 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <>

On Jan 28, 8:46 am, macmenco <> wrote:
> Hello all,
> I've been playing around with an 11g DB. I installed it on OEL 5.2 (no
> updates / no subscription) and did a software only install. Then I
> patched it to After that I wanted to create a starters
> database, so I fired up DBCA, selected a General Purpose database and
> said "Go !".
> But half way through I got a "Disconnection Forced" message. After
> doing some research/testing, the problem apears only in the templates.
> Yes, also in the Datawarehouse template. The only way to create a
> database, is a custom database. I searched metalink and only found
> something suggesting I changed the blocksize to something different
> then 8K. Well, I didn't. I even tried adding the template datafiles to
> an existing DB and dumped the headers with "alter session set events
> 'immediate trace name FILE_HDRS level 10';". The trace file tells me
> it is 8K. I even tried copying the template again and dump again.
> Still 8K.
> Am I missing something, or is there a little bug in DBCA
> ( ? Anybody got the same experience ?
> Kind regards,
> Menco

Did you do the kernel customization needed to support Oracle on linux?

Not having any problems myself with dbca on OEL 5.1 64 bit with Oracle patched to ... Received on Wed Jan 28 2009 - 12:31:56 CST

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