Unable to remove files from DBFS rm command does not work (Doc ID 2228209.1)

Last updated on MARCH 23, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Deleting files from DBFS Files with "rm" command doesn't work, other commands such as "cp" "ls" were working

oracle@oracle:/opt/oracle/dbfs/FS> ls -l lala100.txt
-rw-r--r-- 1 oracle oinstall 0 Sep 20 12:37 lala100.txt

oracle@oracle:/opt/oracle/dbfs/FS> rm lala100.txt
rm: cannot remove 'lala100.txt': Invalid argument

 

Cause

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