Unable to Create Database using Different Compatible Parameter After Installing the Software (Doc ID 2056187.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database Configuration Assistant - Version 10.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-DEC-2016***

Symptoms

While creating database using DBCA by setting compatible parameter to 10.2.0.3.0 where RDBMS version is 11.2.0.4.0 , one of the following errors is thrown:

ORA-01130: database file version 11.2.0.4.0 incompatible with ORACLE version 10.2.0.3.0

(OR)

ORA-00201: control file version 11.2.0.4.0 incompatible with ORACLE version 10.2.0.3.0

Cause

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