ORA-65048 ORA-01918 error with Create User or Alter User in CDB (Doc ID 2105890.1)

Last updated on APRIL 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.0.2 version, Oracle Multitenant

ERROR
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ORA-65048: error encountered when processing the current DDL statement in pluggable database PDB1
ORA-01918: user 'xxx' does not exist


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

connect to root CDB:

 

Cause

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