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Master Note: Overview of Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA) (Doc ID 1488770.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database Configuration Assistant - Version 9.2.0.8 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 9.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.3.2.1 to 11.2.3.2.1 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

The Purpose of this Document is to provide overview on the Database Configuration Assistant Utility. This note will help customers to have complete understanding / details about DBCA.

Scope

The details discussed in this note applies to Single instance /Non-RAC Environment.

Details

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In this Document
Purpose
Scope
Details
 Concepts
 Starting DBCA
 Options in DBCA
 Database Creation
 Database Options Configuration
 Database Deletion
 Template Management
 ASM Configuration
 DBCA Modes
 Interactive mode
 Silent Mode
 Debugging DBCA
 New Features / Enhancements
 Additional Resources
 Known Issues and Resolutions
References

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