ORA-01586 when deleting a database from an ASM diskgroup using DBCA. (Doc ID 1553745.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

During the DBCA session (while trying to delete database), receiving   "ORA-01586: database must be mounted EXCLUSIVE and not open for this operation."


Cause

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