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DBCS OCI: How to create a new PDB in an OCI CDB? (Doc ID 2438598.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 30, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


There is only one database allowed to be created in a VMDB in OCI (not in case of Bare Metal DBCS instance). In this case, it may be desired to create multiple PDBs in an OCI VMDB system's CDB database.

But, the available command "dbcli create-database" does not create a PDB but gives an option to create either a non-CDB or a CDB database only. In this case, how can a PDB be created in OCI VMDB CDB?


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