How To Delete Alias Without Dropping The Datafile In ASM (Doc ID 1957994.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Created aliases for some datafiles and the controlfile. Able to rename the alias to a different name but unable to delete the alias, so that the normal ASM format name can be used. Need to know how to delete the alias names only without dropping the datafile.

Solution

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