Trying to Online a Datafile in PDB Returns Error ORA-01516: nonexistent log file, data file, or temporary file

(Doc ID 2212486.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 to 12.2 BETA1 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

After recovering an offline datafile, an attempt to bring the datafile online the ORA-01516: nonexistent log file, data file, or temporary file error is received.  

For example: 

 

 

Solution

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