DBCA failed with "There is already a server pool existing with name " ". Choose a different database name." (Doc ID 2059246.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 29, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RAC database creation using DBCA failed at step 3 or 12 with the below error:

 

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms