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DBCA Fails With ORA-15243 (Doc ID 1460997.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, STORAGE

When attempting to create database or query gv$asm_diskgroup,
the following error occurs.

ORA-12801: error signaled in parallel query server PZ99, instance (2)
ORA-15243: is not a valid version number

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Previously had 11GR2 installed and configured. Removed this installation then installed and created diskgroups using some of the same disks previously used.
2. Attempt to create database and receive the errors. Drop the newly created diskgroups and query the view still get same errors.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot create new database.


 Removed installation and installed software without cleaning up all of the diskgroup information from previous installation.


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