Alter Pluggable Database Close Instances=ALL Not Working (Doc ID 2062080.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Customer has a 2 node RAC Container database.  He is trying to close a PDB on all the instances using following command:

alter pluggable database PDB1 close instances=ALL;

As per the documentation, it should close  PDB on all the instances,  but it only closing the PDB on local instance and not on remote instance.

Cause

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