Oracle TEXT Option is Greyed Out when Creating a Database using DBCA
Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Text - Version 184.108.40.206 to 220.127.116.11 [Release 11.2]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
The Oracle Enterprise Edition 18.104.22.168 has been installed using the option 'Install Database Software Only'.
When the Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA) is executed to create the database instance, the following wrong conditions are found:
- Step 2 of 12: Database Templates: it is available only the Custom Database option.
Clicking on Show Details button, the Template Details windows show Oracle Text as not selected (Selected=false).
- 'Step 8 of 12: Database Components' the Oracle Text component is greyed out and its check box cannot be checked.
- After the creation of the database instance completes, the %ORACLE_HOME%/ctx/admin does not contain any script to perform a manual installation.
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